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Taxon: Carex saxatilis L.

 
Genus: Carex
Family: Cyperaceae
Subfamily: Cyperoideae
Tribe: Cariceae
Nomen number: 452095
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:976. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 22-Jun-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 8 (8 active, 7 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

  • russet sedge  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • carex saxatile  (Source: F NAmer) - French

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation [Buryatia, Tuva, Yakutia-Sakha, Krasnoyarsk, Chita, Irkutsk, Tyumen]
    • MONGOLIA: Mongolia
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Magadan]

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Faroe Islands, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Sweden, United Kingdom
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Russian Federation [Arkhangelsk, Karelia, Komi, Murmansk]

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: Canada, [Northwest Territories, Yukon] Greenland, United States [Alaska]
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Québec]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Maine]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Montana, Washington, Wyoming]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Utah]


References:

  1. Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource).
  2. Egorova, T. V. 1999. The sedges (Carex L.) of Russia and adjacent states. Note: in Russian
  3. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  4. Krasnoborov, I. M., ed. 2000-. Flora of Siberia (English translation)
  5. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964-1980. Flora europaea.

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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?id=452095. Accessed 15 September 2019.