1. Family: Cyperaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Carex L.
      1. Carex membranacea Hook.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Russian Far East, Subarctic America to Canada.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Alaska, British Columbia, Kamchatka, Labrador, Magadan, Manitoba, Newfoundland, Northwest Territorie, Nunavut, Québec, Yukon

    Carex membranacea Hook. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1990 Richardson, J. [s.n.], Canada K001079116 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 1990 Parry, C.C. [s.n.], Canada K001079144
    Jan 1, 1990 T.B. [98], Canada K001067591

    First published in G.F.Lyon, Brief Narrative Attempt Reach Repulse Bay: 195 (1824 publ. 1825)

    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