Taxon profile


Russet Sedge
Carex saxatilis L.

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

Scientific synonyms

Carex ensifolia Turcz. ex Besser
Carex miliaris Michx.
Carex physocarpa J. & K. Presl
Carex rhomalea (Fern.) Mackenzie
Carex rotundata var. compacta (R. Br. ex Dewey) Boivin
Carex saxatilis subsp. laxa (Trautv.) Kalela
Carex saxatilis var. miliaris (Michx.) Bailey
Carex saxatilis var. rhomalea Fern.

Other names

= Rock Sedge

Least Concern
[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Carex saxatilis L.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012

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