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This species is accepted, and its native range is Temp. Eurasia to Africa.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Assam, Austria, Baleares, Bangladesh, Benin, Bulgaria, Burkina, Burundi, China North-Central, China South-Central, Comoros, Congo, Corse, Djibouti, East Aegean Is., Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Greece, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Hungary, India, Inner Mongolia, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Kriti, Krym, Lebanon-Syria, Libya, Madagascar, Mongolia, Morocco, North Caucasus, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Portugal, Qinghai, Romania, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Sicilia, Sierra Leone, South European Russi, Spain, Tadzhikistan, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, West Himalaya, Xinjiang, Yemen, Yugoslavia, Zaïre

Introduced into:

Andaman Is.

Schoenoplectus litoralis (Schrad.) Palla appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Zeyher [1771], South Africa K000416886
Wools, W. [s.n.], New South Wales K001057175
Wight, R. [1895], India K001057097
Brown, R. [5967], Queensland K001057174 isotype
Brown, R. [s.n.], Australia K001057173 isotype
Gulliver [s.n.], Northern Territory K001057176
Kabir, K. [14655], Pakistan K001057096
Kabir, K. [14655], Pakistan K001057095
Royle, J.F. [s.n.], India K001057098
Kerr, A.F.G. [15142], Thailand K000498826

First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 10: 299 (1888)

Accepted by

  • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
  • Audru, J., Cesar, J. & Lebrun, J.-P. (1993). Les Plantes Vasculaires de la République de Djibouti. Flore Illustrée 2(2): 433-968. CIRAD, Départerment d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire, Djibouti.
  • Castroviejo, S. & al. (eds.) (2008). Flora Iberica 18: 1-420. 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.
  • Egorova, T. (2005). Synopsis taxonomica generis Schoenoplectus (Reichenb.) Palla (Cyperaceae) florae Eurasiae borealis Novosti Sistematiki Vysshikh Rastenii 37: 49-79.
  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • 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.
  • Mosti, S., Raffaelli, M. & Tardelli, M. (2006). A contribution to the flora of Wadi Abdur (Dhofar, Soutern Oman) Webbia; Raccolta de Scritti Botanici 61: 253-260.
  • Sarder, N.U. & Hassan, M.A. (eds.) (2018). Vascular flora of Chittagong and the Chittagong Hill Tracts 1: 1-897. Bangladesh National Herbarium, Dhaka.
  • Stepanova, N.Y. (2014). Floristic records in the Southern European Russia (Kuma-Manych depression, Caspian lowland) Botanicheskii Zhurnal. Moscow & Leningrad 99: 1387-1396.
  • Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) (2006). Konspekt Flora Kavkaza 2: 1-466. Editio Universitatis Petropolitanae.
  • Thiombiano, A., Schmidt, M., Dressler, S., Ouédraogo, A., Hahn, K. & Zizka, G. (2012). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Burkina Faso Boissiera 65: 1-391.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
  • Audru, J., Cesar, J. & Lebrun, J.-P. (1993). Les Plantes Vasculaires de la République de Djibouti. Flore Illustrée 2(2): 433-968. CIRAD, Départerment d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire, Djibouti.
  • Castroviejo, S. & al. (eds.) (2008). Flora Iberica 18: 1-420. Real Jardín Botánico, CSIC, Madrid.
  • Egorova, T. (2006). Personal Communication on Cyperaceae 1 Komarov Botanical Institute, St. Petesburg.
  • Jones, M. (1991). A checklist of Gambian plants: 1-33. Michael Jones, The Gambia College.
  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Naik, M.C. & al. (2017). Additions to Flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India Indian Journal of Forestry 40: 289-292.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
  • Stepanova, N.Y. (2014). Floristic records in the Southern European Russia (Kuma-Manych depression, Caspian lowland) Botanicheskii Zhurnal. Moscow & Leningrad 99: 1387-1396.
  • Thiombiano, A., Schmidt, M., Dressler, S., Ouédraogo, A., Hahn, K. & Zizka, G. (2012). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Burkina Faso Boissiera 65: 1-391.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 23: 1-515. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
  • von Raab-Straube, E. (ed.) (2012-continuously updated). The Euro+Med PlantBase - the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity http://ww2.bgbm.org/EuroPlusMed/query.asp.

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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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