Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 15575 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
CyperaceaeCyperaceaeCyperaceae  
Species Carex hystericina Muhl. ex Willd.
Common name   bottlebrush sedge
Collector(s)
W. Fertig   24238  
Coll. Date 14 August 2008 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Kane County
Locality Colorado Plateau, Kanab Creek, NE of road to John R Flat within Best Friends Animal Sanctuary, ca 7 miles N of Kanab and 1.6 miles E of US Hwy 89.
     Elev.: 5200 ft. (1585 m.)
Township Range T42S R6W S21 NW4SW4NW4  
Datum NAD83 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): GPS
Georef. Notes This coordinate was obtained by a GPS unit and an error estimate was not recorded by the user. However due to the accuracy of most units, a polygon diameter between 25 and 250 meters could reasonably be assumed.

Taxonomy


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Carex hystericina Muhl. ex Willd.

Common Name(s): bottlebrush sedge, porcupine sedge.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=39456, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Commelinidae
                            Order: Cyperales
                                Family: Cyperaceae
                                    Genus: Carex
                                        Species: Carex hystericina
                                                                                            

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Links

Taxon Links for species Carex hystericina  Muhl. ex Willd.

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Carex+hystericina

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