Schoenus nitens (R.Br.) Roem. & Schult.

First published in Syst. Veg. ed. 15[bis]. 2: 77 (1817)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is W. New Guinea, Australia, New Zealand. It is a perennial or rhizomatous geophyte and grows primarily in the temperate biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Chatham Is., New Guinea, New South Wales, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Accepted Infraspecifics

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • 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. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • de Salas, MF, Baker, ML (2022). A Census of the Vascular Plants of Tasmania, including Macquarie Island: 1-161. Tasmanian Herbarium, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Hobart. https://flora.tmag.tas.gov.au/resources/census/.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jul 23, 2013 Brown, R. [s.n.], Tasmania K000883751 syntype Yes
Jul 23, 2013 Brown, R. [6014], Western Australia K000883748 syntype Yes
Jul 23, 2013 Brown, R. [6014], South Australia K000883750 isolectotype Yes
Jul 21, 2013 Kirk, T. [1239], New Zealand North K000883877 syntype Yes
Jul 21, 2013 Kirk, T. [887], New Zealand K000883878 Unknown type material Yes
Jul 21, 2013 Kirk, T. [898], New Zealand North K000883879 syntype Yes
Jul 21, 2013 Kirk, T. [898], New Zealand North K000883880 syntype Yes
Gunn, R.C. [972], Tasmania K000883749 Yes
Drummond, J. [385], Western Australia K000883747 Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0