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Taxon: Carex macrocephala Willd. ex Spreng.

 
Genus: Carex
Family: Cyperaceae
Subfamily: Cyperoideae
Tribe: Cariceae
Nomen number: 417187
Place of publication: Syst. veg. 3:808. 1826
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 15-Sep-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

  • large-head sedge  (Source: F BritCol) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Kurile Islands, Khabarovsk, Primorye, Kamchatka, Sakhalin]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan [Hokkaidô]

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: United States [Alaska (s.)]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia (w.)]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Oregon (w.), Washington (w.)]


References:

  1. Douglas, G. W. et al., eds. 1994. The vascular plants of British Colombia
  2. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  3. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. 1955-1969. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest.
  4. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934-1964. Flora SSSR.
  5. Ohwi, J. 1965. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.).
  6. Welsh, S. L. 1974. Anderson's flora of Alaska and adjacent parts of Canada. Note: lists as C. macrocephala Willd.
  7. 2018. Mid-Atlantic invasive plant species (on-line resource)

Check other web resources for Carex macrocephala Willd. ex Spreng. :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?417187. Accessed 19 September 2019.