subfamily Cyperoideae

tribe Cariceae

Family number: 2636    Last Updated: 12-Jan-2017
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Number of accepted genera: 101
Type genus: Carex L.
Comments: monocot

Complete list of genera

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL:
Accessed 5 July 2020.