Carex distracta

Species of sedge

Carex distracta
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae 22
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Clade: Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Cyperaceae
Genus: Carex
C. distracta
Binomial name
Carex distracta

Carex distracta is a tussock-forming species of perennial sedge in the family Cyperaceae. It is native to Assam in India.[1]

The species was first described by the botanist Charles Baron Clarke in 1894 as a part of the Joseph Dalton Hooker work The Flora of British India.[2]

See also

  • List of Carex species


  1. ^ "Carex distracta C.B.Clarke". Kew Science – Plants of the World Online. Retrieved 11 August 2022.
  2. ^ "Carex distracta C.B.Clarke". Tropicos. Missouri Botanical Garden. 2022. Retrieved 22 August 2022.
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