Carex glareosa subsp. pribylovensis

(Macoun) G. Halliday & Chater

Feddes Repert. 80: 100. 1969.

IllustratedEndemicConservation concern
Basionyms: 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

Discussion

Of conservation concern.

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

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.

brown +  and redbrown +
1.5 cm15 mm <br />0.015 m <br /> (?) +
dull +  and slightly glossy +
biconvex +
smaller +
1mm;1.25mm +
beaked +  and beakless +
papillose +  and smooth +
Heikki Toivonen +
(Macoun) G. Halliday & Chater +
shortened +
truncate +  and rounded +
Carex pribylovensis +
inconspicuous +
0.01 cm0.1 mm <br />1.0e-4 m <br /> (0.03 cm0.3 mm <br />3.0e-4 m <br />) +
5 cm50 mm <br />0.05 m <br /> (15 cm150 mm <br />0.15 m <br />) +
flat +  and channeled +
1mm;2mm +
glumaceous +  and foliaceous +
2-ranked +  and arranged +
ascending +  and appressed +
scale-like +  and leaflike +
parallel +  and divergent +
terete +, rolled +  and plicate +
yellowbrown +
round +  and trigonous +
slender +
20 cm200 mm <br />0.2 m <br /> (40 cm400 mm <br />0.4 m <br />) +
open +, pistillate +  and staminate +
hypogynous +  and subtending +
biconvex +  and trigonous +
Salt marshes, gravelly seashores +
sessile +  and pistillate +
multi-ranked +, 2-ranked +, 3-ranked +  and alternate +
pale green +
basal +  and cauline +
0.15 cm1.5 mm <br />0.0015 m <br /> (0.25 cm2.5 mm <br />0.0025 m <br />) +
0.2 cm2 mm <br />0.002 m <br /> (0.8 cm8 mm <br />0.008 m <br />) +
white-hyaline +
angled;rounded +
with (1-)3-6(-30) bristles and/or scales +
light +  and pale-brown +
0.25 cm2.5 mm <br />0.0025 m <br /> (0.32 cm3.2 mm <br />0.0032 m <br />) +
0.15 cm1.5 mm <br />0.0015 m <br /> (0.4 cm4 mm <br />0.004 m <br />) +
subcoriaceous +
0.12 cm1.2 mm <br />0.0012 m <br /> (0.15 cm1.5 mm <br />0.0015 m <br />) +
Fruiting Jul–Aug. +
2-3(-4)-carpellate +
3 (?) +  and 1 (?) +
sheathless +  and bristlelike +
Feddes Repert. +
adventitious +
pale +  and redbrown +
basal +  and proximal +
2-keeled +
subequal +
0.27 cm2.7 mm <br />0.0027 m <br /> (0.35 cm3.5 mm <br />0.0035 m <br />) +
cylindric +
Illustrated +, Endemic +  and Conservation concern +
approximate +
distinct +
1 (?) +  and 3 (?) +
septate +, hollow +  and solid +
compressed +, terete +  and trigonous +
papillate +
deciduous +
2-3(-4)-fid +
Carex lagopina var. pribylovensis +
Carex glareosa subsp. pribylovensis +
Carex glareosa +
subspecies +
plant +  and cespitose +