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This species is accepted, and its native range is Europe to Kazakhstan, Macaronesia, Medit. to Kenya, Cameroon, S. Africa.
Juncus capitatus Weigel

[FWTA]

Juncaceae, F. N. Hepper. Flora of West Tropical Africa 3:2. 1972

Morphology General Habit
A small annual rush about 9 cm. high
Ecology
At high altitudes.

Native to:

Albania, Algeria, Austria, Azores, Baleares, Baltic States, Belarus, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Canary Is., Cape Provinces, Central European Rus, Corse, Cyprus, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, East Aegean Is., Ethiopia, France, Free State, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kriti, Lesotho, Libya, Madeira, Morocco, Netherlands, Northern Provinces, Northwest European R, Palestine, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sardegna, Sicilia, South European Russi, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Ukraine, Yugoslavia

Extinct in:

Belgium

Introduced into:

Finland, New South Wales, North European Russi, South Australia, Tasmania

Juncus capitatus Weigel appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Warner, S.R. [s.n.], USA K000906859 Unknown type material

First published in Observ. Bot.: 28 (1772)

Accepted by

  • Al-Qura'n, S. (2011). The flora of Jordan: A taxonomical revision of Juncaceae Arnaldoa 18: 33-36.
  • Castroviejo, S. & al. (eds.) (2010). Flora Iberica 17: 1-298. Real Jardín Botánico, CSIC, Madrid.
  • Dobignard, D. & Chatelain, C. (2010). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 1: 1-455. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
  • Kirschner, J. & al. (2002). Juncaceae Species Plantarum: Flora of the World 6-8: 1-237, 1-336,1-192. Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Buchenau in Engl., Pflanzenr. 4, 36: 256 (1906).
  • F.T.A. 8: 95
  • Obs. 28 (1772)

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Al-Qura'n, S. (2011). The flora of Jordan: A taxonomical revision of Juncaceae Arnaldoa 18: 33-36.
  • Castroviejo, S. & al. (eds.) (2010). Flora Iberica 17: 1-298. Real Jardín Botánico, CSIC, Madrid.
  • Chilton, L. (2010). Plant list for Lesvos, slightly revised 1998-2009: 1-36. Marengo, Hunstanton, England.
  • Kirschner, J. & al. (2002). Juncaceae Species Plantarum: Flora of the World 6-8: 1-237, 1-336,1-192. Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra.
  • Lambion, J., Delvosalle, L. & Duvigneaud, J. (2004). Nouvelle flore de la Belgique du G. D. de Luxembourg, du Nord de la France et des régions voisines, ed. 5: 1-1167. Edition du Patrimoine du Jardin botanique national de Belgique.

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