Transfer of the Kobresia taxa of the flora of Russia and adjacent countries to the genus Carex (Cyperaceae)

D. G. Melnikov, L. I. Krupkina



Based on the published data of molecular phylogenetic studies of the tribe Cariceae Dumort. genera (Cyperaceae), obtained by an international collaboration (The Global Carex Group, 2016; et al.), and morphological characters of the genera (Kukkonen, 1990; and others), new nomenclatural combinations and replacement names in the genus Carex L. are published for 11 species, one subspecies and two sections previously included in the genus Kobresia Willd.

Key words: Cariceae, Kobresia, taxonomy, nomenclatural combinations, replacement names

Section: Nomenclatural notes

How to cite

Melnikov D. G., Krupkina L. I. 2020. Transfer of the Kobresia taxa of the flora of Russia and adjacent countries to the genus Carex (Cyperaceae)// Novitates Syst. Pl. Vasc. Vol. 51. P. 125–129.

Submitted: 11.05.2020. Accepted: 20.11.2020.


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