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Taxon: Rhynchospora alba (L.) Vahl

 
Genus: Rhynchospora
Family: Cyperaceae
Subfamily: Cyperoideae
Tribe: Rhynchosporeae
Nomen number: 416475
Place of publication: Enum. pl. 2:236. 1805 "Rynchospora"
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 21-Mar-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 12-Oct-2016
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • white beak sedge  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • white beak-rush  (Source: F CalifJep) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CAUCASUS: Georgia
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation-Eastern Siberia, [Eastern Siberia] Russian Federation-Western Siberia [Western Siberia]
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Kamchatka]
    • CHINA: China [Jilin]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu] Korea

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Netherlands, Poland, Slovakia, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Belarus, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Russian Federation, [Saratov] Russian Federation-European part, [European part] Ukraine
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Croatia, Italy, Romania, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France, Portugal, Spain

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: Canada, [Northwest Territory (s.w.)] United States [Alaska]
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia, Saskatchewan]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana (n.), Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois (n.e.), Minnesota, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Idaho (n.), Oregon, Washington]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Delaware, Maryland, North Carolina (w.), Tennessee (http://tenn.bio.utk.edu/vascular/database/vascular-database.asp?CategoryID=Monocots&FamilyID=Cyperaceae&GenusID=Rhynchospora&SpeciesID=alba), Virginia]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California]


References:

  1. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  2. Brown, R. G. & M. L. Brown Herbaceous plants of Maryland. 1984 (HPl Mary)
  3. Chester, E. W. et al. Atlas of Tennessee vascular plants. (Atlas Tenn)
  4. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  5. Deam, C. C. Flora of Indiana. (F Indiana)
  6. Douglas, G. W. et al., eds. The vascular plants of British Colombia. 1994 (F BritCol)
  7. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  8. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. 1991 (Glea Cron ed2)
  9. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  10. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. (F Pacif NW)
  11. Hultén, O. E. G. Flora of Alaska and neighboring territories. (F AlaskaHult)
  12. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  13. Lee, Y. N. Flora of Korea. (F Korea)
  14. Mohlenbrock, R. H. & D. M. Ladd Distribution of Illinois vascular plants. 1978 (Atlas Ill)
  15. Ohio Flora Committee (E. L. Braun, T. S. Cooperrider, T. R. Fisher, J. J. Furlow) The vascular flora of Ohio. (F Ohio)
  16. Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). (F JapanOhwi)
  17. Ownbey, G. B. & T. Morley Vascular plants of Minnesota: a checklist and atlas. 1991 (L Minn)
  18. Porsild, A. E. & W. J. Cody Vascular plants of continental Northwest Territories, Canada. 1980 (F NW Terr)
  19. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  20. Skvortsov, A. K., ed. 2006. Flora of the Lower Volga region. 2006- (F LowVolga) 1:278-279.
  21. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  22. Voss, E. Michigan flora. (F Mich)
  23. Wetter, M. A. et al. WISFLORA: Wisconsin vascular plant species (on-line resource). (F Wisconsin)
  24. Wherry, E. T. et al. Atlas of the flora of Pennsylvania. (Atlas Penn)

Check other web resources for Rhynchospora alba (L.) Vahl :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=416475. Accessed 11 December 2018.