Carex longipes

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Carex longipes

Description

Leaves subbasal, rarely one higher up the stem, shorter to somewhat longer than the stem, flat, scabrid, 1½-6 mm wide. Inflorescence very lax, with up to 7 spikelets, 10-40 cm long.

Distribution

Asia-Temperate, Asia-Tropical: India present; Jawa (Jawa present); Sulawesi (Sulawesi present), Hupeh present, Menado present, NE. New Guinea present, Nepal present, Poso present, Sattelberg present, Tonkin present, top of G. Lumut present
Nepal and India to China (Hupeh) and Indo-China (Tonkin); in Malesia very rare: Java (a few localities in W., Central and E.), Celebes (Menado, Poso, top of G. Lumut), and NE. New Guinea (Sattelberg).

Citation

Kuk. 1909 – In: Pfl. R. Heft: 603
Kern 1968 – In: Back. & Bakh.f., Fl. Java 3: 493
D. Don 1898 – In: J. Linn. Soc. Bot.: 108
Clarke 1894 – In: Fl. Br. Ind.: 704
Steen. 1972: Mt. Fl. Java: pl. 14-6
Back. 1949 – In: Bekn. Fl. Java, (em. ed.): fam. 246, p. 61
Boott 1867 – In: Ill.: 190
Drejer 1844: Symb. Caric: 24: t. 10
Nelmes 1951 – In: Reinwardtia: 361
Miq. 1856 – In: Fl. Ind. Bat.: 347
Raym. 1959 – In: Mem. Jard. Bot. Montreal: 58
Boeck. 1876 – In: Linnaea: 376
D. Don 1903 – In: J. Linn. Soc. Bot.: 295
D. Don 1940 – In: Bot. Jahrb.: 467