Taxon profile


Mertens' Sedge
Carex mertensii Prescott ex Bong.

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

Scientific synonyms

Carex mertensii var. mertensii
Carex mertensii subsp. mertensii
Carex columbiana Dewey

Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Carex mertensii J.D. Prescott ex Bong.]
Data retrieved on: 1 April 2020

Contributions to BioLib

Help us to expand this encyclopedia! If you are logged in, you can add new subtaxa, vernacular and scientific names, texts, images or intertaxon relationships for this taxon.