genus Carex


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Noun1.genus Carex - large genus of plants found in damp woodlands and bogs and ditches or at water margins: sedgesgenus Carex - large genus of plants found in damp woodlands and bogs and ditches or at water margins: sedges
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Cyperaceae, family Cyperaceae, sedge family - bulrush; chufa; cotton grass; papyrus; umbrella plant
Carex arenaria, sand reed, sand sedge - European maritime sedge naturalized along Atlantic coast of United States; rootstock has properties of sarsaparilla
Carex pseudocyperus, cypress sedge - tufted sedge of temperate regions; nearly cosmopolitan
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tsagajanica (Krassilov, 1976) as the oldest reliable record (Cretaceous-Paleocene boundary) for the genus Carex.
The genus Carex of the high plains, prairie plains, and associated woodlands in Kansas, Nebraska, South and North Dakota.
The sedges were all in the genus Carex, and included the prairie species C.
Jones (1963) included 14 sedge genera [Bulbostylis, Carex, Cladium, Cyperus, Dulichium, Eleocharis, Eriophorum, Fimbristylis, Fuirena, Hemicarpha, Lipocarpha, Rhynchospora, Scirpus, Scleria] in the state with 196 species, 122 of which were in the genus Carex alone.
Due to Mackenzie's recognition of this species and his sagacity with the genus Carex, his name for the new species is retained here and the NY specimen has been selected as holotype.
Our research shows that there is an abundant fossil record potentially assignable to species of genus Carex of which most neobotanist were not aware of.
Gordon Tucker for his help in species identification, particularly members of the genus Carex.
Only 13 grass species, 22 sedge species, 19 from the genus Carex, and one Juncus species were reported.
The second symposium, "Evolution in the genus Carex and tribe Cariceae: New ideas from new phylogenies," organized by Matthias Hendrichs, Julian R.
Hybridization in the genus Carex with special reference to North America.
siderosticta Hance (n=6, 12), which has the smallest number of chromosomes known in the genus Carex and has been hypothesized to represent an ancestral type within the genus (Love et al.