1. Family: Cyperaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Carex L.
      1. Carex gayana Desv.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Peru to S. South America.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Bolivia, Chile Central, Chile North, Chile South, Peru

    Carex gayana Desv. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Mar 18, 1901 Lecher, W. [1228], Chile K000584716
    Mar 28, 1898 Chile K000584718
    Lechler [1228], Chile K000584714
    Lechler [1228], Chile K000584715
    Elwes, H.J. [s.n.] K000584717

    First published in C.Gay, Fl. Chil. 6: 205 (1854)

    Not 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. [Cited as Carex diclina.]
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Carex diclina.]

    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