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This species is accepted, and its native range is Caucasus, S. Siberia to Afghanistan and N. China.

Native to:

Afghanistan, Altay, China North-Central, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Mongolia, Nepal, North Caucasus, Pakistan, Qinghai, Tadzhikistan, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Tuva, West Himalaya, Xinjiang

Carex capillifolia (Decne.) S.R.Zhang appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Apr 1, 1891 Thomson, T. [s.n.], India Kobresia capillifolia K000960281
Apr 1, 1891 Jacquemont, V. [1598 (497)], India Kobresia capillifolia K000960280

First published in Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 179: 20 (2015)

Accepted by

  • Krasnoborov, I.M. & Armemov, I.A. (2012). Opredelitel' Rasteni? Respublika Alta?: 1-640. Novosibirsk: Izd-vo SO RAN.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Krasnoborov, I.M. & Armemov, I.A. (2012). Opredelitel' Rasteni? Respublika Alta?: 1-640. Novosibirsk: Izd-vo SO RAN.
  • Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) (2006). Konspekt Flora Kavkaza 2: 1-466. Editio Universitatis Petropolitanae.

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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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