Taxon: Juncus roemerianus Scheele

Genus: Juncus
Family: Juncaceae
Nomen number: 417526
Place of publication: Linnaea 22:348. 1849
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 16-Mar-2005 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 16-Mar-2005
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • black rush  (Source: F Florida) - English
  • needle rush  (Source: F Florida) - English
  • needle-grass rush  (Source: F Florida) - English
  • Roemer's rush  (Source: HPl Mary) - English

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States Texas
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia
  • Southern America

    • Caribbean: Bahamas ; Bermuda


  • Brown, R. G. & M. L. Brown Herbaceous plants of Maryland. 1984 (HPl Mary)
  • Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  • Kirschner, J. 2002. Juncaceae 2: Juncus subg. Juncus (Species Plant) 7:22-25.
  • Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  • Snogerup, S. 1993. A revision of Juncus subgen. Juncus (Juncaceae) (Willdenowia) 23:63-67.
  • Wunderlin, R. P. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida. 1998 (F Florida)

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