Genus: Carex L.

 
Family: Cyperaceae
Subfamily: Cyperoideae
Tribe: Cariceae
Genus number: 2083
Last updated: 03-Mar-2010
Accession Count: 656 (371 active, 176 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Barrie, F. R. 2006. Report of the General Committee: 9. (Taxon) 55:796.
  • Brummitt, R. K. 1995. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 43. (Taxon) 44:611-612.
  • Dunlop, D. A. & G. E. Crow 1999. The taxonomy of Carex section Scirpinae (Cyperaceae). (Rhodora) 101:163-199.
  • Global Carex Group 2015. Making Carex monophyletic (Cyperaceae, tribe Cariceae): a new broader circumscription. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 179:1-42.
  • Hendrichs, M. et al. 2004. Carex, subgenus Carex (Cyperaceae) - A phylogenetic approach using ITS sequences. Pl. Syst. Evol. 246:89-107.
  • Hendrichs, M. et al. 2004. Phylogenetic relationships in Carex, subgenus Vignea (Cyperaceae), based on ITS sequences. Pl. Syst. Evol. 246:109-125.
  • Jarvis, C. E. 1991. Seventy-two proposals for the conservation of types of selected Linnaean generic names, the report of Subcommittee 3C on the lectotypification of Linnaean generic names. (Taxon) 41:552-583.
  • Jones, T. M., ed. Carex interactive identification key (on-line resource).. (Carex Key)
  • Nicolson, D. H. 1999. Report of the General Committee: 8. (Taxon) 48:373-374.
  • Roalson, E. H. et al. 2001. Phylogenetic relationships in Cariceae (Cyperaceae) based on ITS (nrDNA) and trnT-L-F (cpDNA) region sequences: Assessment of subgeneric and sectional relationships in Carex with emphasis on section Acrocystis. Syst. Bot. 26:318-341.
  • Starr, J. R. et al. 2004. Phylogeny of the unispicate taxa in Cyperaceae tribe Cariceae I: Generic relationships and evolutionary scenarios. Syst. Bot. 29:528-544.
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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/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=2083. Accessed 15 November 2018.