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Taxon: Carex bigelowii Torr. ex Schwein.

Genus: Carex
Family: Cyperaceae subfamily: Cyperoideae tribe: Cariceae.
Nomen number: 417487
Place of publication: Ann. Lyceum Nat. Hist. New York 1:67. 1824
Name verified on: 24-Sep-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 25-Sep-2003
No species priority site assigned.
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


Common names:

  • stiff sedge   (Source: BSBI ) – English

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Siberia: Russian Federation - Altay, Buryatia, Chita, Gorno-Altay, Irkutsk, Krasnoyarsk, Taymyr, Tuva, Yakutia-Sakha, Yamal Nenets
    Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Amur, Khabarovsk, Magadan, Primorye, Sakhalin
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: Faroe Islands; Finland; Iceland; Ireland; Norway; Svalbard and Jan Mayen; Sweden; United Kingdom
    Middle Europe: Austria; Czechoslovakia; Germany; Poland
    East Europe: Russian Federation - Karelia, Komi, Murmansk, Nenets
    Southeastern Europe: Romania
  • NORTHERN AMERICA (Check conservation status in U.S. & Canada in NatureServe Explorer database)
    Subarctic America: Canada - Northwest Territory, Yukon Territory; Greenland; United States - Alaska
    Eastern Canada: Canada - New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Ontario, Quebec
    Western Canada: Canada - British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan
    Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Maine, New Hampshire, New York, Vermont

References:

More:

Check other web resources for Carex bigelowii Torr. ex Schwein.:


Images:

More:
  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

Abbreviations & symbols in GRIN Taxonomy

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?417487 (23 August 2014)

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