Field guide to Intermountain sedgesAuthor(s): Emerenciana G. Hurd; Nancy L. Shaw; Joy Mastrogiuseppe; Lynda C. Smithman; Sherel Goodrich
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. RMRS-GTR-10. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 282 p.
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Rocky Mountain Research Station
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DescriptionDescriptions of morphological characteristics, habitat, and geographic distributions are provided for 114 sedges (Carex spp.) of the Intermountain area. A dichotomous key, color photographs, line drawings, and discussions highlighting differences among similar species aid identification. An illustrated morphology, glossary, and index of common names simplify use. The guide is not inclusive; comprehensive local floras should be checked to confirm identifications.
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Hurd, Emerenciana G.; Shaw, Nancy L.; Mastrogiuseppe, Joy; Smithman, Lynda C.; Goodrich, Sherel. 1998 (Reprinted 2016). Field guide to Intermountain sedges. Gen. Tech. Rep. RMRS-GTR-10. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 282 p.
KeywordsCarex, Cyperaceae, grasslike species, plant taxonomy, riparian, wetlands
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