1. Family: Cyperaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Carex L.
      1. Carex appressa R.Br.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is New Guinea, Australia, New Zealand, New Caledonia.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

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

    Introduced into:

    Great Britain

    Carex appressa R.Br. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Aug 1, 1989 Thozet, A. [s.n.], Queensland K000961119 syntype
    Aug 1, 1989 Hartmann, C.H. [s.n.], Queensland K000961118 syntype
    Aug 2, 1901 Brown, R. [6082], Australia K000961116
    Aug 2, 1901 Brown, R. [6081], New South Wales K000961117
    Mar 12, 1901 Brown, R. [s.n.], New South Wales K000961115
    Mar 12, 1901 Webb, W. [s.n.], Australia K000961114
    Mar 12, 1901 Pamplin, W. [s.n.], Tasmania K000961113
    Mar 11, 1901 Brown, R. [s.n.], Tasmania K000961110
    Mar 11, 1901 Brown, R. [s.n.], New South Wales K000961111
    Mar 11, 1901 Moore, C. [s.n.], New South Wales K000961112

    First published in Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland.: 242 (1810)

    Accepted by

    • Koopman, J. (2011). Carex Europaea. The Genus Carex L. (Cyperaceae) in Europe 1: 1-726. Margraf publishers,Weikersheim, Germany.
    • 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. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Koopman, J. (2011). Carex Europaea. The Genus Carex L. (Cyperaceae) in Europe 1: 1-726. Margraf publishers,Weikersheim, Germany.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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 2019. 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