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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Canada to N. U.S.A.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Alberta, British Columbia, Colorado, Maine, Manitoba, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Québec, Saskatchewan, South Dakota, Vermont, Wisconsin, Wyoming

    Carex backii Boott appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2001 Richardson, J. [s.n.], USA K000907813 lectotype

    First published in W.J.Hooker, Fl. Bor.-Amer. 2: 210 (1839)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. & Simpson, D.A. (2007). World Checklist of Cyperaceae. Sedges: 1-765. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Douglas, G.W., Meidinger, D. & Penny, J.L. (2002). Rare Native Vascular Plants of British Columbia, ed. 2: 1-358. Province of British Columbia.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
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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