1. Family: Cyperaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Carex L.
      1. Carex maritima Gunnerus

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Europe to Himalaya, E. Canada, NE. U.S.A., Ecuador to Argentina.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Alaska, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Austria, Baltic States, Bolivia, Chile Central, Chile North, Chile South, Denmark, Ecuador, France, Føroyar, Great Britain, Greenland, Iceland, Italy, Krasnoyarsk, Labrador, Magadan, Morocco, Nepal, Newfoundland, North European Russi, Northwest Territorie, Norway, Nunavut, Ontario, Québec, Saskatchewan, Svalbard, Sweden, Switzerland, West Siberia, Yakutskiya, Yukon

    Extinct in:

    Finland

    Introduced into:

    Alberta, Manitoba

    Carex maritima Gunnerus appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Smith, J.E. [s.n.] K000960415
    Elsmann, F. [s.n.], Italy K000960414
    s.coll. [s.n.] K000960409
    s.coll. [s.n.], Great Britain K000960410
    s.coll. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000960411
    Thomas, A.L.E. [s.n.], Switzerland K000960413
    Haller, A. von [1354], France K000960412
    Jan 1, 1936 Chile Carex psammogaea K000584712
    Jan 1, 1936 Lecher, W. [1134], Chile Carex psammogaea K000584711
    Puigle, C.G. [s.n.], USA Carex bucculenta K000907835

    First published in Fl. Norveg. 2: 131 (1776)

    Accepted by

    • Jiménez-Mejías, P. & al. (2016). Taxonomic and distribution notes on Carex (Cyperaceae) from the Neotropics Boletín de la Sociedad Argentina de Botánica 51: 727-739.
    • Jørgensen, P.M. (2012). New names in Gunnerus's Flora Norvegica, and their typification Taxon 61: 1088-1095.
    • Koopman, J. (2011). Carex Europaea. The Genus Carex L. (Cyperaceae) in Europe 1: 1-726. Margraf publishers,Weikersheim, Germany.
    • Dobignard, D. & Chatelain, C. (2010). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 1: 1-455. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
    • Jermy, C., Simpson, D., Foley, M. & Porter, M. (2007). Sedges of the British Isles. B.S.B.I. Handbook No. 1, ed. 3: 1-554. Botanical Society of the British Isles, London.
    • 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
    • Jiménez-Mejías, P. & al. (2016). Taxonomic and distribution notes on Carex (Cyperaceae) from the Neotropics Boletín de la Sociedad Argentina de Botánica 51: 727-739.
    • 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