Taxon profile


Scorched Alpine-sedge
Carex atrofusca Schkuhr

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Poales »  family Cyperaceae »  genus Carex - sedge

Scientific synonyms

Carex ustulata Wahlenb.

Other names

= Darkbrown Sedge


Included taxa

Number of records: 1

subspecies Carex atrofusca subsp. minor (Boott) T.Koyama

Links and literature

EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Carex atrofusca Schkuhr]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Carex atrofusca Schkuhr]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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