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This species is accepted, and its native range is Russian Far East to Tropical & Subtropical Asia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Bangladesh, Borneo, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, India, Japan, Jawa, Korea, Kuril Is., Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Manchuria, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Philippines, Primorye, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand

Introduced into:

Italy

Eleocharis pellucida J.Presl & C.Presl appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Zollinger, H. [635], Jawa K000290952 Unknown type material
Zollinger, H. [713], Jawa K000290953

First published in Reliq. Haenk. 1: 196 (1828)

Accepted by

  • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST.
  • 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.
  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Verloove, F. & Soldano, A. (2011). Studies in Italian Cyperaceae. 2. Miscellaneous notes Webbia; Raccolta de Scritti Botanici 66: 60-75.
  • Verloove, F. (2010). Studies in Italian Cyperaceae 1. Eleocharis pellucida new to Europe, naturalised in Piemonte (Italy) Webbia; Raccolta de Scritti Botanici 65: 133-140.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 23: 1-515. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Verloove, F. (2010). Studies in Italian Cyperaceae 1. Eleocharis pellucida new to Europe, naturalised in Piemonte (Italy) Webbia; Raccolta de Scritti Botanici 65: 133-140.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 23: 1-515. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. 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