1. Family: Cyperaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Fimbristylis Vahl
      1. Fimbristylis vahlii (Lam.) Link

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Central & S. U.S.A. to Tropical America.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Alabama, Argentina Northeast, Arizona, Arkansas, Belize, Brazil North, California, Florida, French Guiana, Georgia, Guyana, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Leeward Is., Louisiana, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nicaragua, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Paraguay, Peru, South Carolina, Suriname, Tennessee, Texas, Venezuela

    Fimbristylis vahlii (Lam.) Link appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Nov 1, 1977 Bogner [1220], Ceará K000189051
    Feb 1, 1888 Torrey, J. [s.n.], Arkansas K000974450
    Feb 1, 1888 Riddell, J.L. [1688], Louisiana K000974451
    Feb 1, 1888 s.coll. [s.n.], Florida K000974453
    Feb 1, 1888 s.coll. [s.n.], USA K000974452
    Bolander, H.N. [s.n.], California K000974449

    First published in Hort. Berol. 1: 287 (1827)

    Accepted by

    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Rothrock, P.E. (2009). Sedges of Indiana and adjacent states: the non-Carex species: 1-271. Indiana Academy of Sciences.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • 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.
    • Herkert, J.R. & Ebinger, J.E. (eds.) (2002). Endangered and Threatened Species of Illinois: status and distribution 1: 1-161. Endangered species protection board, Springfield, Illinois.
    • Espejo Serna, A. & López-Ferrari, A.R. (1997). Las Monocotiledóneas Mexicanas una Sinopsis Florística 5: 1-98. Consejo Nacional de la Flora de México, México D.F.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Espejo Serna, A. & López-Ferrari, A.R. (1997). Las Monocotiledóneas Mexicanas una Sinopsis Florística 5: 1-98. Consejo Nacional de la Flora de México, México D.F.

    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 2018. 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 2018. 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