Checklist » Cyperaceae » Schoenoplectus triqueter
Last updated 5/7/2020 by David Giblin.
Schoenoplectus triqueter (L.) Palla[FNA23, HC2]
stream bank bulrush, triangular club-rush

Publication: Verh. K.K. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Wien. 38(Sitzungsber.): 49. 1888.

Origin: Introduced from Eurasia

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA23: "In North America Schoenoplectus triqueter is known only from the tidal Columbia River system (B. W. Lightcap and A. E. Schuyler 1984), where it forms fertile hybrids with S. tabernaemontani [S. ×kuekenthalianus (Junge) D. H. Kent = Scirpus ×scheuchzeri Brugg]. Fertile hybrids between the same species also occur in Europe."

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Scirpus triqueter L.