Bolboschoenus popovii T.V.Egorova

First published in Trudy Bot. Inst. Akad. Nauk S.S.S.R., Ser. 1, Fl. Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 3: 21 (1967)
This name is a synonym of Bolboschoenus maritimus subsp. affinis

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising 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. [Cited as Bolboschoenus maritimus subsp. affinis.]
  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Bolboschoenus maritimus subsp. affinis.]
  • Rad, M.A., Hroudov√°, Z. & Marhold, K. (2010). The genus Bolboschoenus in Iran: taxonomy and distribution. Nordic Journal of Botany 28: 588-602. [Cited as Bolboschoenus affinis.]

This name was accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Lazkov, G.A. & Sultanova, B.A. (2011). Checklist of vascular plants of Kyrgyzstan. Norrlinia 24: 1-166. [Cited as Bolboschoenus popovii.]
  • Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) (2006). Konspekt Flora Kavkaza 2: 1-466. Editio Universitatis Petropolitanae. [Cited as Bolboschoenus popovii.]
  • Tatanov, I.V. (2005). The genus Bolboschoenus (Cyperaceae) in the flora of the Caucasus. Botanicheskii Zhurnal. Moscow & Leningrad 90: 1573-1580. [Cited as Bolboschoenus popovii.]

Other Data

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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

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