Gahnia aspera

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Poales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Cladus: Commelinids
Ordo: Poales

Familia: Cyperaceae
Subfamilia: Cyperoideae
Tribus: Schoeneae
Subtribus: Gahniinae
Genus: Gahnia
Species: Gahnia aspera
Subspecies: G. a. subsp. aspera – G. a. subsp. globosa

Name edit

Gahnia aspera (R.Br.) Spreng., Syst. Veg. 2: 114 (1825).

Synonyms edit

  • Basionym
    • Lampocarya aspera R.Br., Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland.: 238 (1810).
  • Homotypic
    • Cladium asperum (R.Br.) F.Muell., Fragm. 9: 12 (1875).
    • Mariscus asper (R.Br.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 755 (1891), nom. illeg.

Distribution edit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Pacific
      • Cook Is.; Fiji; Hawaii; Maluku; New Caledonia; New Guinea; Ogasawara-shoto; Society Is.; Tubuai Is.; Vanuatu; Wallis-Futuna Is.
  • Continental: Australasia
    • Regional: Australia
      • New South Wales; Queensland

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

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Vernacular names edit

English: round sawsedge


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