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Schoenoplectus pungens

Schoenoplectus pungens (Vahl) Palla

common threesquare

Schoenoplectus pungens (Common Threesquare)
Image ID: 34667
Image by: SOS, Collectors
Image Collection: Seeds of Success

PLANT INDEX

ID_PLANT: SCPU10
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Schoenoplectus pungens
Include in WOTAS: 0
Publish to Web: 1
Last Modified: 2018-01-27

GENUS INDEX

GENUS CODE: SCHOE6
GENUS SCIENTIFIC: Schoenoplectus
GENUS AUTHORITY: (Rchb.) Palla
GENUS COMMON: Bulrush
GENUS SUMMARY: A genus of about 50 species, herbs, cosmopolitan in distribution. Micromorphologic, anatomic, and molecular studies have confirmed earlier opinions based on morphology that Schoenoplectus is not closely related to Scirpus (Strong 1994, Smith 1995, Schuyler, pers. comm.). Most investigators now also favor the separation of Bolboschoenus from Schoenoplectus (Pignotti & Mariotti 2004).
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GENUS REFERENCES: Strong (1994)=Z; Smith (1995)=Y; Smith in FNA (2002b); Shiels et al. (2014); Goetghebeur in Kubitzki (1998b); Pignotti & Mariotti (2004). [also see Bolboschoenus and Schoenoplectiella]

FAMILY INDEX

FAMILY CODE: CYPERA
FAMILY SCIENTIFIC: Cyperaceae
FAMILY AUTHORITY: A.L. de Jussieu 1789
FAMILY COMMON: Sedge Family
FAMILY SUMMARY: A family of about 100 genera and 5000 species, mostly herbs, cosmopolitan.
FAMILY REFERENCE: Ball, Reznicek, & Murray in FNA (2002b); Muasya et al. (2009); Tucker (1987); Goetghebeur in Kubitzki (1998b).

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GRIM COLLECTIONS

Coll_id Project Collection date Collector Action
412 SOS 2015-07-08 Driskill View
414 SOS 2015-07-28 Maynard View
425 SOS 2015-08-05 Driskill View
426 SOS 2015-08-06 Maynard View
457 SOS 2015-08-19 Maynard View
458 SOS 2015-08-19 Maynard View
460 SOS 2015-08-20 Driskill View
462 SOS 2015-08-25 Dakar View
666 SOS 2016-07-25 Walker View
667 SOS 2016-07-26 Faucette View
674 SOS 2016-08-03 Dakar View
678 SOS 2016-08-16 Walker View
680 SOS 2016-08-17 Dakar View
685 SOS 2016-08-09 Healy View


USDA PLANTS DATABASE

USDA Symbol: SCPU10
USDA Common Name: Common Threesquare
Native Status: L48 (N), AK (N), PR (N), CAN (N), SPM (N)
Distribution: USA (AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV, WY), CAN (AB, BC, MB, NB, NF, NS, ON, PE, QC, SK), FRA
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Graminoid

NATIONAL WETLAND INDICATOR STATUS

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: OBL OBL OBL OBL OBL OBL OBL OBL

This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 2016 National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.3 (Lichvar, R.W., D.L. Banks, W.N. Kirchner, and N.C. Melvin. 2016. The National Wetland Plant List: 2016 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2016-30: 1-17. Published 28 April 2016. ISSN 2153 733X). Regions: AGCP-Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain, AK-Alaska, AW-Arid West, CB-Caribbean, EMP-Eastern Mountains and Piedmont, GP-Great Plains, HI-Hawaii, MW-Midwest, NCNE-Northcentral and Northeast, WMCV-Western Mountains, Valleys & Coast

2018 Natural Heritage Program List of Rare Plant Species of North Carolina

NHP IDS RANKROUNDED S RANKG RANKROUNDED G RANKSTATE STATUSFEDERAL STATUS
18428 SNR SNR G5 G5 W6

This information is derived from the 2018 North Carolina Natural Heritage Program List of Rare Plant Species.

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ABOUT FAMILY (Weakley Flora)
Cyperaceae A.L. de Jussieu 1789 (Sedge Family)
SUMMARY: A family of about 100 genera and 5000 species, mostly herbs, cosmopolitan.
REFERENCE: Ball, Reznicek, & Murray in FNA (2002b); Muasya et al. (2009); Tucker (1987); Goetghebeur in Kubitzki (1998b).
ABOUT GENUS (Weakley Flora)
Schoenoplectus (Rchb.) Palla (Bulrush)
SUMMARY: A genus of about 50 species, herbs, cosmopolitan in distribution. Micromorphologic, anatomic, and molecular studies have confirmed earlier opinions based on morphology that Schoenoplectus is not closely related to Scirpus (Strong 1994, Smith 1995, Schuyler, pers. comm.). Most investigators now also favor the separation of Bolboschoenus from Schoenoplectus (Pignotti & Mariotti 2004).
REFERENCE: Strong (1994)=Z; Smith (1995)=Y; Smith in FNA (2002b); Shiels et al. (2014); Goetghebeur in Kubitzki (1998b); Pignotti & Mariotti (2004). [also see Bolboschoenus and Schoenoplectiella]

HERBARIUM RESOURCES

SERNEC: Find Schoenoplectus pungens in Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)
UNC SERNEC: Find Schoenoplectus pungens in University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Herbarium - Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)

WEB RESOURCES

USDA: Find Schoenoplectus pungens in USDA Plants
NPIN: Find Schoenoplectus pungens in NPIN Database
FNA: Find Schoenoplectus pungens in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Schoenoplectus pungens

NCBG IMAGE RECORDS

ID IMAGE1: 34667
ID IMAGE2: 0
ID IMAGE3: 34667

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