Carex glaucescens

ClassificationMonocots
FamilyCyperaceae
Family (Traditional)Cyperaceae
GenusCarex
SpeciesCarex glaucescens Elliot
Common NameSouthern Waxy Sedge
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; Flower Color2: Green; Fruit Color: Yellow ;
*Average C-Value: 8.0
C value 8
StatusNative; AGCP (OBL), EMP (OBL) (NWPL); TN[SNR] (State Rank); G4 (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.

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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

No synonyms exist for this species.

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), Franklin (TN), Grundy (TN), Marion (TN), Van Buren (TN)

Herbaria represented by specimen data listed below: EKY, KNK, TENN, UCHT, UOS

Range of years during which specimens were collected: 1987 - 2017

Accession No. (click for full details) County State Coll. Date Collector &
Collection No.
Herbarium &
Herbarium Name Used
31234100054830 Grundy Tennessee 09 Aug 1987 Ronald L. Jones
5310
EKY
Carex glaucescens
31234100054822 Franklin Tennessee 07 Aug 1987 Ronald L. Jones
5250
EKY
Carex glaucescens
TENN-V-0048170 Marion Tennessee
TENN
Carex glaucescens
TENN-V-0048164 Grundy Tennessee
TENN
Carex glaucescens
TENN-V-0048175 Van Buren Tennessee
TENN
Carex glaucescens
TENN-V-0048172 Van Buren Tennessee
TENN
Carex glaucescens
TENN-V-0048178 Van Buren Tennessee
TENN
Carex glaucescens
TENN-V-0048160 Bledsoe Tennessee
TENN
Carex glaucescens
TENN-V-0048179 Van Buren Tennessee
TENN
Carex glaucescens
UCHT036842 Marion Tennessee
UCHT
Carex glaucescens
TENN-V-0048165 Grundy Tennessee
TENN
Carex glaucescens
TENN-V-0048171 Van Buren Tennessee
TENN
Carex glaucescens
TENN-V-0048162 Grundy Tennessee
TENN
Carex glaucescens
TENN-V-0048168 Grundy Tennessee
TENN
Carex glaucescens
TENN-V-0048173 Van Buren Tennessee
TENN
Carex glaucescens
31234100054855 Tennessee 07 Aug 1987 Ronald L. Jones
5254
EKY
Carex glaucescens
TENN-V-0048176 Van Buren Tennessee
TENN
Carex glaucescens
TENN-V-0048167 Grundy Tennessee
TENN
Carex glaucescens
TENN-V-0048163 Grundy Tennessee
TENN
Carex glaucescens
TENN-V-0048166 Grundy Tennessee
TENN
Carex glaucescens
TENN-V-0048177 Van Buren Tennessee
TENN
Carex glaucescens
UOS06748 Marion Tennessee 04 Aug 2001 Mary P. Priestley
UOS
Carex glaucescens
UCHT004153 Van Buren Tennessee 20 Sep 2001 V. E. McNeilus
01-328
UCHT
Carex glaucescens
UCHT023465 Grundy Tennessee 24 Aug 2017 Roger McCoy
UCHT
Carex glaucescens
TENN-V-0048169 Grundy Tennessee
TENN
Carex glaucescens
TENN-V-0048174 Van Buren Tennessee
TENN
Carex glaucescens
31973000010105 Marion Tennessee
KNK
Carex glaucescens
31234100054871 Van Buren Tennessee 13 Aug 1987 Ronald L. Jones
5362
EKY
Carex glaucescens
31234100054848 Grundy Tennessee 06 Jul 1987 Ronald L. Jones
5074
EKY
Carex glaucescens
UOS06749 Marion Tennessee 05 Aug 1996 Landon E. McKinney
UOS
Carex glaucescens
UOS06747 Grundy Tennessee 29-Jul-63 Ross C. Clark
UOS
Carex glaucescens
UOS06745 Franklin Tennessee 06 Oct 2007 Mary P. Priestley
UOS
Carex glaucescens
TENN-V-0048161 Franklin Tennessee
TENN
Carex glaucescens
31234100054863 Grundy Tennessee 07 Aug 1987 Ronald L. Jones
5259
EKY
Carex glaucescens
UOS06746 Grundy Tennessee 29-Jun-63 Ross C. Clark
UOS
Carex glaucescens
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Plant Photos

Carex glaucescens - Dwayne Estes
Carex glaucescens - Dwayne Estes
Carex glaucescens - Dwayne Estes
Carex glaucescens - Dwayne Estes
Carex glaucescens - Dwayne Estes
Carex glaucescens - Dwayne Estes
Carex glaucescens - Dwayne Estes
Carex glaucescens - Dwayne Estes
Carex glaucescens - Joey Shaw
Carex glaucescens - Joey Shaw
Carex glaucescens - Joey Shaw
Carex glaucescens - Joey Shaw
Carex glaucescens - Sunny Fleming
Carex glaucescens - Sunny Fleming