Taxon: Carex bigelowii Torr. ex Schwein.

 
Genus: Carex
Family: Cyperaceae
  Subfamily: Cyperoideae
      Tribe: Cariceae
Nomen number: 417487
Place of publication: Ann. Lyceum Nat. Hist. New York 1:67. 1824
Name Verified on: 24-Sep-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 25-Sep-2003
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • stiff sedge  (Source: BSBI) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Khabarovsk, - Primorye, - Amur, - Magadan, - Sakhalin
    • Siberia: Russian Federation - Altay, - Buryatia, - Chita, - Gorno-Altay, - Irkutsk, - Krasnoyarsk, - Taymyr, - Tuva, - Yakutia-Sakha, - Yamal Nenets
  • Europe

    • East Europe: Russian Federation - Karelia, - Komi, - Murmansk, - Nenets; Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Austria; Czech Republic; Germany; Poland
    • Northern Europe: Faroe Islands; Finland; Iceland; Ireland; Norway; Svalbard and Jan Mayen; Sweden; United Kingdom
    • Southeastern Europe: Romania
  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada - Quebec, - Ontario, - New Brunswick, - Newfoundland
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Maine, - New Hampshire, - New York, - Vermont
    • Subarctic America: Canada - Northwest Territory, - Yukon Territory; Greenland; United States - Alaska
    • Western Canada: Canada - Saskatchewan, - Manitoba, - British Columbia

References:

  • Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  • Egorova, T. V. The sedges (Carex L.) of Russia and adjacent states. 1999 (Carex Russia)
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur)

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