Schoenus falcatus R.Br.

First published in Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland.: 232 (1810)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is S. China to Indo-China and N. Australia. It is a perennial or rhizomatous geophyte and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Borneo, China South-Central, China Southeast, Jawa, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Nansei-shoto, New Guinea, Northern Territory, Queensland, Solomon Is., Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, Western Australia

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.
  • Walker, E.H. (1976). Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu islands: 1-1159. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington D.C., U.S.A.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 23: 1-515. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Walker, E.H. (1976). Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu islands: 1-1159. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington D.C., U.S.A.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 23: 1-515. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jul 15, 2013 Mueller, F.J.H. von [s.n.], Northern Territory K000883716 Yes
Jul 15, 2013 Brown, R. [6003], Australia K000883785 isolectotype Yes
Jul 15, 2013 Dietrich, A. [582], Queensland K000883786 isolectotype Yes
Jul 15, 2013 Handel-Mazzetti, H.R.E. [10.751], Guizhou K000883787 isotype Yes
Jul 15, 2013 Mueller, F.J.H. von [s.n.], Northern Territory K000883717 Yes
Jul 15, 2013 Brown, R. [s.n.], Australia K000883784 isolectotype Yes
Jan 1, 1957 Kerr, A.F.G. [14411], Thailand K000595044 No
Jan 1, 1957 Kerr, A.F.G. [14411], Thailand K000595043 No
Jan 1, 1957 Kerr, A.F.G. [8355], Thailand K000595047 No
Jan 1, 1957 Kerr, A.F.G. [12269], Thailand K000595046 No
Jan 1, 1957 Kerr, A.F.G. [12269], Thailand K000595045 No

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