Carex glareosa subsp. pribylovensis

(Macoun) G. Halliday & Chater

Feddes Repert. 80: 100. 1969.

IllustratedEndemicConservation concern
Basionym: Carex pribylovensis Macoun in D. S. Jordan et al., Fur Seals N. Pacific 3: 572. 1899
Synonyms: Carex lagopina var. pribylovensis (Macoun) Kükenthal
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 23. Treatment on page 315. Mentioned on page 314.

Culms erect, slender, 20–40 cm. Leaves ± pale green usually flat, 1.5–2.5 mm wide. Inflorescences 13–20 × 8–12 mm. Pistillate scales 2.7–3.5 mm, mostly enveloping perigynia. Perigynia lightly or obscurely several-veined, 2.5–3.2 × 1.2–1.5 mm.

Phenology: Fruiting Jul–Aug.
Habitat: Salt marshes, gravelly seashores
Elevation: 0 m


Of conservation concern.

Carex glareosa subsp. pribylovensis is known only from the Pribilof and Aleutian islands.

Selected References


Lower Taxa