Scleria muehlenbergii

ClassificationMonocots
FamilyCyperaceae
Family (Traditional)Cyperaceae
GenusScleria
SpeciesScleria muehlenbergii Steud.
Common NameMuehlenbergs Nutrush
Growth Habitgraminoid
Plant NotesLeaf Persistance: Deciduous; Habit: graminoid; Woody/Herbaceous: herbaceous; Terrestrial/Aquatic: Terrestrial;
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate; Simple/Compound: Simple; Leaf Complexity: 0; Leaf Type: Grasslike;
Hypanthium: No; Perianth Absent: No; Fruit Color: ;
*Average C-Value: 9.0
C value 9
StatusNative; AGCP (OBL), EMP (FAC) (NWPL); TN[S2] KY[SH] (State Rank); G5 (Global Rank)
Specimen(s) View and Download Specimen Details »

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species Distribution Map

This species has been reported in the counties highlighted in the interactive distribution map below. Click on a county to display the its name. Click the question mark icon () to view additional information about the ecoregions shown. In the map legend, there are links to toggle the visibility of the ecoregions and/or their labels. In addition, clicking on an ecoregion name will highlight that region on the map.

  • State Boundaries
  • Counties
  • Counties - Species Present
Ecoregions
  • Southeastern Plains
    • Blackland Prarie
  • Blue Ridge Mountains
  • Ridge and Valley
  • Cumberland Plateau
  • Cumberland Mountains
  • Allegheny Plateau
  • Interior Plateau
    • Bluegrass Region
    • Nashville Basin
    • Pennyroyal Karst Plain
    • Western Highland Rim
    • Eastern Highland Rim

Synonyms

SynonymFull Citation
Scleria reticularis var. pubescens Scleria reticularis var. pubescens Britton
Scleria setacea Scleria setacea Poir.
Scleria stevensiana Scleria stevensiana Britton
Scleria torreyana Scleria torreyana

Specimens and Distribution

This species has been reported in the following counties by the herbaria listed. An overview of the individual specimens are provided in the table that follows. Click on the accession number to view details; click on column headers to sort.

Counties included on distribution map: Bledsoe (TN), Coffee (TN), Cumberland (TN), Van Buren (TN), Warren (TN), White (TN)

Herbaria represented by specimen data listed below: APSC, TENN, UOS

Range of years during which specimens were collected: 2004 - 2019

Accession No. (click for full details) County State Coll. Date Collector &
Collection No.
Herbarium &
Herbarium Name Used
TENN-V-0045646 Van Buren Tennessee
TENN
Scleria muehlenbergii
TENN-V-0045648 Van Buren Tennessee
TENN
Scleria muehlenbergii
TENN-V-0045645 Van Buren Tennessee
TENN
Scleria muehlenbergii
TENN-V-0045644 Cumberland Tennessee
TENN
Scleria muehlenbergii
TENN-V-0045643 Cumberland Tennessee
TENN
Scleria muehlenbergii
APSC0112379 Warren Tennessee 13 Sep 2019 Claire Ciafre
APSC
Scleria muehlenbergii
APSC0112373 Coffee Tennessee
APSC
Scleria muehlenbergii
APSC0072082 Coffee Tennessee
APSC
Scleria muehlenbergii
APSC0116796 Warren Tennessee 12 Oct 2019 Claire Ciafre
APSC
Scleria muehlenbergii
TENN-V-0245329 Coffee Tennessee
TENN
Scleria muehlenbergii
UOS07092 Warren Tennessee 18 Sep 2004 Yolande M. Gottfried
UOS
Scleria muehlenbergii
TENN-V-0045647 Van Buren Tennessee
TENN
Scleria muehlenbergii
TENN-V-0045641 Bledsoe Tennessee
TENN
Scleria muehlenbergii
TENN-V-0045642 Bledsoe Tennessee
TENN
Scleria muehlenbergii
TENN-V-0045640 Bledsoe Tennessee
TENN
Scleria muehlenbergii
TENN-V-0045649 White Tennessee
TENN
Scleria muehlenbergii
TENN-V-0245323 Warren Tennessee
TENN
Scleria muehlenbergii
First Page Previous Page Next Page Last Page
Records per Page:

Plant Photos

Scleria muehlenbergii - Dwayne Estes
Scleria muehlenbergii - Dwayne Estes
Scleria muehlenbergii - Dwayne Estes
Scleria muehlenbergii - Dwayne Estes
Scleria muehlenbergii - Dwayne Estes
Scleria muehlenbergii - Dwayne Estes
Scleria muehlenbergii - Dwayne Estes
Scleria muehlenbergii - Dwayne Estes
Scleria muehlenbergii - Theo Witsell
Scleria muehlenbergii - Theo Witsell
Scleria muehlenbergii - Theo Witsell
Scleria muehlenbergii - Theo Witsell
Scleria muehlenbergii - Theo Witsell
Scleria muehlenbergii - Theo Witsell
Scleria muehlenbergii - Theo Witsell
Scleria muehlenbergii - Theo Witsell
Scleria muehlenbergii - Theo Witsell
Scleria muehlenbergii - Theo Witsell