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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Afghanistan to China (W. Sichuan, NW. Yunnan).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, China South-Central, Kirgizstan, Nepal, Pakistan, Tibet, Uzbekistan, West Himalaya

    Carex nivalis Boott appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1981 Strachey, R. [1565], India K000999086
    Jan 1, 1981 Edgeworth, M.P. [s.n.], Jammu-Kashmir K000999084 holotype
    Jan 1, 1981 Munro [2434], India K000999085
    Thomson, T. [s.n.], Jammu-Kashmir K000999080
    Thomson, T. [s.n.], Jammu-Kashmir K000999081
    Thomson, T. [s.n.], Jammu-Kashmir K000999082
    Thomson, T. [s.n.], Jammu-Kashmir K000999083
    Royle, J.F. [34], India K000999088 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 2011 Bolander, H.N. [6477], California Carex cinnamomea K000795101 Unknown type material
    Giles, G.M.J. [475], Jammu-Kashmir Carex gilesii K000999089 Unknown type material

    First published in Proc. Linn. Soc. London 1: 256 (1845)

    Accepted by

    • 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.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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