Schoenus L.

First published in Sp. Pl.: 42 (1753)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Cosmopolitan.

Distribution

Native to:

Albania, Algeria, Antipodean Is., Argentina South, Austria, Bahamas, Baleares, Baltic States, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Bismarck Archipelago, Borneo, Brazil South, Bulgaria, California, Cape Provinces, Caroline Is., Central European Rus, Chad, Chatham Is., Chile Central, Chile South, China South-Central, China Southeast, Corse, Cuba, Cyprus, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, Dominican Republic, East Aegean Is., East European Russia, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, Florida, France, Free State, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Gulf States, Hainan, Honduras, Hungary, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jawa, Kirgizstan, Kriti, KwaZulu-Natal, Lebanon-Syria, Lesotho, Lesser Sunda Is., Libya, Malaya, Maluku, Marianas, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Morocco, Nansei-shoto, Netherlands, Nevada, New Caledonia, New Guinea, New Mexico, New South Wales, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Nicaragua, Nicobar Is., North Caucasus, North European Russi, Northern Provinces, Northern Territory, Northwest European R, Norway, Ogasawara-shoto, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Queensland, Romania, Sardegna, Saudi Arabia, Sicilia, Sinai, Solomon Is., Somalia, South Australia, South European Russi, Spain, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Svalbard, Sweden, Switzerland, Tadzhikistan, Taiwan, Tasmania, Texas, Thailand, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Turkmenistan, Turks-Caicos Is., Ukraine, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Victoria, Vietnam, Wallis-Futuna Is., West Himalaya, Western Australia, Yemen, Yugoslavia, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Accepted Species

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.

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 4, (1995) Author: by K. A. Lye [updated by M. Thulin 2008]
  • Kükenthal in Feddes Repert. 44: 1–32, 65–101, 161–195 (1938).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • Art and Illustrations in Digifolia

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew
  • Flora of Somalia

    • Flora of Somalia
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/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