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Bolboschoenus maritimus is a species of flowering plant from family Cyperaceae. Common names for this species include sea clubrush, cosmopolitan bulrush, alkali bulrush, saltmarsh bulrush, and bayonet grass. It is found in seaside wetland habitats over much of the world. It is widespread across much of temperate and subtropical Europe, Africa, Asia, North America, South America and various islands.[1][2][3][4]

Sea clubrush
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Clade: Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Cyperaceae
Genus: Bolboschoenus
Species:
B. maritimus
Binomial name
Bolboschoenus maritimus
Synonyms[1]
  • Scirpus maritimus L.
  • Reigera maritima (L.) Opiz
  • Schoenoplectus maritimus (L.) Lye
  • Scirpus macrostachyos Lam.
  • Scirpus compactus Hoffm.
  • Scirpus aegyptiacus Poir. in J.B.A.M.de Lamarck
  • Scirpus riparius Pers.
  • Scirpus tridentatus Roxb.
  • Scirpus vulgaris Mazziari
  • Scirpus decumanus Willd. ex Kunth
  • Scirpus lucidus Less. ex Kunth
  • Scirpus swampianus Bosc ex Kunth
  • Scirpus salinus Schmidt ex Steud.
  • Schoenus macrostachyus Noë ex Rchb
  • Scirpus megastachyus Steud.
  • Scirpus squarrosulus Steud.
  • Scirpus strobiliferus Steud.
  • Scirpocyperus septentrionalis Montandon
  • Scirpus auronitens Nees & Ehrenb. ex Boeckeler
  • Scirpus laciniatus Nees & Ehrenb. ex Boeckeler
  • Scirpus hyalinolepis Steud. ex Jard
  • Scirpus polyopsis Bubani
  • Bolboschoenus compactus (Hoffm.) Drobow
  • plus many infraspecific names

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families, ''Bolboschoenus maritimus''". Apps.kew.org. Retrieved 2018-07-26.
  2. ^ "Flora of North America, Vol. 23 Page 40, ''Bolboschoenus maritimus'' (Linnaeus) Palla in W. D. J. Koch et al., Syn. Deut. Schweiz. Fl., ed. 3. 3: 2531. 1905". Efloras.org. Retrieved 2018-07-26.
  3. ^ "Flora of China, Vol. 23 Page 180, 181, 海滨三棱草 hai bin san leng cao, ''Bolboschoenus maritimus'' (Linnaeus) Palla in Hallier & Brand, Syn. Deut. Schweiz. Fl., ed. 3. 3: 2531. 1905". Efloras.org. Retrieved 2018-07-26.
  4. ^ Altervista Flora Italiana, Lisca marittima, Sea Club Rush, Bolboschoenus maritimus (L.) Palla includes photos and a European distribution map

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