1. Family: Cyperaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Carex L.
      1. Carex orbicularis Boott

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Temp. Asia to Himalaya.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, Altay, China North-Central, East Himalaya, Iran, Iraq, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Korea, Mongolia, Nepal, North Caucasus, Pakistan, Qinghai, Tadzhikistan, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Uzbekistan, West Himalaya, Xinjiang

    Carex orbicularis Boott appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    May 18, 1901 Thomson, T. [s.n.], Jammu-Kashmir K000998920
    May 18, 1901 Royle, J.F. [s.n.], India K000998921 Unknown type material

    First published in Proc. Linn. Soc. London 1: 254 (1845)

    Accepted by

    • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST.
    • Koopman, J. (2011). Carex Europaea. The Genus Carex L. (Cyperaceae) in Europe 1: 1-726. Margraf publishers,Weikersheim, Germany.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 23: 1-515. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • Govaerts, R. & Simpson, D.A. (2007). World Checklist of Cyperaceae. Sedges: 1-765. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) (2006). Conspectus Florae Caucasi 2: 1-466. Editio Universitatis Petropolitanae.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0