Genus: Juncus L.

Family: Juncaceae
Common names: rush
Genus number: 6226
Last updated: 28-Apr-1998
Accession Count: 338 (244 active, 184 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Drabkova, L. et al. 2003. Phylogeny of the Juncaceae based on rbcL sequences, with special emphasis on Luzula DC. and Juncus L.. Pl. Syst. Evol. 240:133-147. Note: non monophyletic
  2. Drabkova, L. et al. 2004. TrnL-trnF intergenic spacer and trnL intron define major clades within Luzula and Juncus (Juncaceae): Importance of structural mutations. J. Molec. Evol. 59:1-10.
  3. Snogerup, S. 1993. A revision of Juncus subgen. Juncus (Juncaceae). Willdenowia 23:23-73.

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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 12 August 2020.