1. Family: Cyperaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Carex L.
      1. Carex indica L.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is India to W. Pacific.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Andaman Is., Bangladesh, Borneo, Caroline Is., China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Fiji, India, Jawa, Laos, Malaya, Marianas, Myanmar, New Caledonia, New Guinea, Philippines, Queensland, Solomon Is., Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Thailand, Vanuatu, Vietnam

    Carex indica L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jun 1, 1977 Zollinger, H. [313], Jawa K000291248 isotype
    Jun 1, 1977 Dietrich, A. [s.n.], Queensland K000961180 Unknown type material
    Nov 1, 1968 van Beusekom, C.F. [709], Thailand K000494142
    Mar 2, 1966 Hansen, B. [12519], Thailand K000494135
    Feb 21, 1966 Hansen, B. [12423], Thailand K000494136
    Apr 19, 1962 Kerr, A.F.G. [20511], Thailand K000494146
    Apr 19, 1962 Smitinand, T. [5638], Thailand K000494145
    Apr 19, 1962 Smitinand, T. [5726], Thailand K000494141
    Kerr, A.F.G. [10918], Thailand K000494061
    Kerr, A.F.G. [10918], Thailand K000494062
    Kerr, A.F.G. [14130], Thailand K000494067
    Kerr, A.F.G. [13762], Thailand K000494066
    Kerr, A.F.G. [17749], Thailand K000494065
    Kerr, A.F.G. [6805], Thailand K000494143
    Kerr, A.F.G. [8150], Thailand K000494138
    Kerr, A.F.G. [11301], Thailand K000494137
    Kerr, A.F.G. [11301], Thailand K000494139
    Kerr, A.F.G. [11301], Thailand K000494140
    Smitinand, T. [2224], Thailand K000494060
    Smitinand, T. [4038], Thailand K000494072
    Smitinand, T. [2592], Thailand K000494132
    Put [1499], Thailand K000494059
    Put [1499], Thailand K000494058
    Put [1499], Thailand K000494068
    Kloss, C.B. [68117], Thailand K000494071
    Marcan, A. [1505], Thailand K000494063
    Nai Noe [96], Thailand K000494064
    Niyomdham, C. [1446], Thailand K000494134
    Haniff, M. [3862], Thailand K000494070
    Haniff, M. [3862], Thailand K000494069
    Pengklai, C. [37065], Thailand K000494144
    Charoenphoi, Ch. [4482], Thailand K000494073

    First published in Mant. Pl. 2: 574 (1771)

    Accepted by

    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 23: 1-515. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • Pandey, R.P. & Dilwakar, P.G. (2008). An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32: 403-500.
    • Govaerts, R. & Simpson, D.A. (2007). World Checklist of Cyperaceae. Sedges: 1-765. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Tanaka, N., Koyama, T. & Murata, J. (2005). The flowering plants of Mt. Popa, central Myanmar - Results of Myanmar-Japanese joint expeditions, 2000-2004 Makinoa 5: 1-102.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Pandey, R.P. & Dilwakar, P.G. (2008). An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32: 403-500.

    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