1000 Islands Ecology

Species Checklist
for the

of the
Thousand Islands
Oliver K. Reichl, B.E.S.(Hons)

This checklist contains the Latin names of sedge species whose range includes the Thousand Islands ecosystem. Tracked species should be reported to Ontario's Natural Heritage Resources Centre (NHIC). Simply click the link ("Yes") to go directly to the NHIC's online reporting form.

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Kingdom: Plantae
—Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
——Division: Magnoliophyta
———Class: Liliopsida
————Subclass: Commelinidae
—————Order: Cyperales
Latin Name Synonyms Tracked
Bolboschoenus fluviatilis Schoenoplectus fluviatilis, Bolboschoenus maritimus ssp. fluviatilis, Bolboschoenus fluviatilis, Scirpus fluviatilis, Scirpus maritimus var. fluviatilis No
Carex albicans var. albicans Carex artitecta Yes
Carex albicans var. emmonsii Carex emmonsii Yes
Carex albursina Carex laxiflora var. latifolia No
Carex alopecoidea Carex cephalophora var. maxima No
Carex annectens var. annectens ----- Yes
Carex aquatilis Carex stans, Carex aquatilis ssp. stans, Carex aquatilis ssp. altior, Carex aquatilis var. altior, Carex aquatilis var. substricta, Carex substricta, Carex variabilis var. altior No
Carex arctata ----- No
Carex argyrantha Carex foenea var. perplexa Yes
Carex atherodes ----- No
Carex bebbii Carex tribuloides var. bebbii No
Carex brevior Carex straminea var. typica, Carex straminea var. brevior No
Carex bromoides ----- No
Carex brunnescens Carex brunnescens var. gracilior, Carex canescens var. vulgaris, Carex curta var. brunnescens No
Carex cephalophora ----- No
Carex communis Carex communis var. wheeleri, Carex varia var. pedicellata, Carex pedicellata, Carex varia No
Carex comosa ----- No
Carex conoidea Carex katahdinensis, Carex conoidea f. katahdinensis Yes
Carex crawfordii Carex crawfordii var. ringens, Carex scoparia var. minor No
Carex crinita Carex crinita var. minor No
Carex cristatella Carex tribuloides var. cristata No
Carex cryptolepis Carex flava var. fertilis No
Carex cumulata Carex straminea var. cumulata No
Carex deweyana ----- No
Carex digitalis ----- No
Carex disperma Carex tenella No
Carex flava Carex flava var. fertilis, Carex flava var. gaspensis, Carex flava var. laxior, Carex laxior, Carex lepidocarpa var. laxior No
Carex foenea Carex aenea, Carex siccata, Carex foena var. perplexa, Carex argyrantha var. aenea No
Carex gracillima Carex gracillima var. humilis, Carex gracillima f. humile, Carex gracillima var. humile, Carex gracillima var. macerrima No
Carex granularis Carex granularis var. recta, Carex haleana No
Carex hirtifolia Carex pubescens No
Carex hystericina Carex cooleyi, Carex hystricina No
Carex interior Carex interior f. keweenawensis, Carex interior var. keweenawensis No
Carex intumescens Carex intumescens var. fernaldii, Carex intumescens f. ventriosa No
Carex lacustris Carex riparia, Carex riparia var. lacustris No
Carex lasiocarpa Carex filiformis No
Carex laxiculmis var. laxiculmis ----- No
Carex laxiflora ----- No
Carex leptonervia Carex laxiflora var. leptonervia, Carex laxiflora var. varians No
Carex livida Carex limosa var. livida, Carex grayana, Carex livida var. grayana, Carex livida var. radicaulis, Carex livida var. rufiniformis No
Carex lupulina Carex retrorsa var. macounii, Carex canadensis No
Carex lurida Carex lurida var. exundans, Carex lurida var. parvula, Carex lurida var. flaccida, Carex tentaculata No
Carex nigromarginata ----- Yes
Carex normalis Carex mirabilis var. perlonga, Carex straminea var. mirabilis, Carex mirabilis No
Carex pallescens Carex pallescens var. neogaea No
Carex peckii Carex nigromarginata var. elliptica, Carex albicans, Carex emmonsii var. elliptica, Carex nigromarginata var. minor, Carex varia var. minor No
Carex pedunculata ----- No
Carex pellita Carex pellita, Carex lanuginosa, Carex lanuginosa var. kansana, Carex filiformis var. lanuginosa, Carex filiformis var. latifolia, Carex lasiocarpa var. latifolia No
Carex pensylvanica ----- No
Carex plantaginea ----- No
Carex platyphylla ----- No
Carex prasina ----- No
Carex projecta Carex tribuloides var. monliformis, Carex tribuloides var. reducta No
Carex pseudo-cyperus Carex pseudocyperus No
Carex radiata Carex rosea, Carex stellulata var. radiata No
Carex retrorsa Carex hartii No
Carex rosea Carex rosea var. minor, Carex rosea var. radiata, Carex convoluta No
Carex rostrata Carex rostrata var. ambigens No
Carex scoparia Carex scoparia var. condensa, Carex scoparia var. moniliformis, Carex scoparia f. condensa, Carex scoparia f. moniliformis, Carex scoparia f. subturbinata, Carex scoparia var. subturbinata No
Carex siccata Carex foenea var. foenea No
Carex sparganioides ----- No
Carex spicata ----- No
Carex sprengelii Carex longirostris No
Carex stipata ----- No
Carex stricta Carex xerocarpa, Carex stricta var. angustata, Carex strictior No
Carex tenera Carex straminea var. tenera No
Carex tonsa var. rugosperma Carex rugosperma No
Carex tribuloides Carex tribuloides var. turbata, Carex lagopodiodes No
Carex trisperma var. trisperma Carex trisperma No
Carex tuckermanii ----- No
Carex umbellata Carex umbellata var. vicina, Carex abdita, Carex rugosperma, Carex umbellata var. brevirostris No
Carex vaginata Carex altocaulis, Carex vaginata var. altocaulis, Carex saltuensis, Carex panicea ssp. vaginata, Carex panicea var. sparsiflora, Carex phaeostachya, Carex sparsiflora No
Carex vesicaria Carex vaseyi, Carex monile, Carex inflata, Carex miliaris var. raeana, Carex monile var. raeana, Carex raeana, Carex saxatilis var. alpigena, Carex vesicaria var. distenta, Carex vesicaria var. jejuna, Carex vesicaria var. laurentiana, Carex vesicaria var. monile, Carex vesicaria var. raeana No
Carex viridula Carex oederi var. pumila, Carex flava var. cyperoides, Carex flava var. viridula, Carex oederi No
Carex vulpinoidea Carex setacea No
Cyperus bipartitus Cyperus diandrus var. castaneus, Cyperus rivularis No
Cyperus esculentus Cyperus tuberosus, Cyperus esculentus var. angustispicatus, Cyperus phymatodes No
Cyperus lupulinus ssp. macilentus ----- No
Cyperus lupulinus ssp. lupulinus Cyperus filiculmis, Cyperus martindalei, Mariscus filiculmis Yes
Cyperus odoratus Cyperus ferruginescens, Cyperus engelmannii No
Cyperus strigosus Cyperus strigosus var. robustior, Cyperus strigosus var. compositus, Cyperus strigosus var. capitatus No
Dulichium arundinaceum Cyperus spathaceus, Cyperus arundinaceus, Dulichium spathaceum, Dulichium canadense No
Eleocharis acicularis Scirpus acicularis, Eleocharis acicularis f. longicaulis, Eleocharis acicularis f. submersa, Eleocharis acicularis var. submersa, Eleocharis submersa, Scirpus acicularis f. submersa, Scirpus acicularis var. submersa No
Eleocharis compressa Eleocharis tenuis var. atrata, Eleocharis acuminata, Heleocharis acuminata, Scirpus acuminatus No
Eleocharis obtusa Eleocharis obtusa var. jejuna, Scirpus obtusus No
Eleocharis ovata Eleocharis obtusa var. ovata, Eleocharis diandra, Scirpus ovatus No
Eleocharis smallii Eleocharis calva var. australis, Eleocharis mamillata, Eleocharis macrostachya, Eleocharis palustris var. vigens, Eleocharis palustris var. major, Eleocharis palustris var. australis, Eleocharis xyridiformis, Eleocharis smallii var. major, Eleocharis palustris No
Eriophorum virginicum Eriophorum virginicum var. album No
Schoenoplectus acutus Schoenoplectus acutus var. acutus, Schoenoplectus lacustris, Scirpus acutus, Scirpus lacustris, Scirpus lacustris ssp. glaucus No
Schoenoplectus pungens Schoenoplectus pungens var. pungens, Scirpus pungens var. polyphyllus, Scirpus americanus var. polyphyllus, Scirpus americanus, Scirpus pungens, Scirpus olneyi var. contortus, Scirpus americanus var. longispicatus No
Schoenoplectus tabernaemontani Schoenoplectus lacustris ssp. tabernaemontani, Schoenoplectus validus ssp. luxurians, Schoenoplectus validus ssp. creber, Schoenoplectus lacustris ssp. validus, Schoenoplectus validus, Schoenoplectus lacustris ssp. creber, Scirpus validus var. creber, Scirpus lacustris ssp. creber, Scirpus lacustris ssp. validus, Scirpus lacustris ssp. tabernaemontani, Scirpus validus, Scirpus tabernaemontani, Scirpus lacustris ssp. glaucus No
Scirpus atrovirens ----- No
Scirpus cyperinus Eriophorum cyperinus, Scirpus rubricosus, Scirpus eriophorum, Eriophorum cyperinum, Scirpus cyperinus f. condensatus, Scirpus cyperinus var. condensatus, Scirpus cyperinus var. eriophorum, Scirpus cyperinus var. pelius No
Scirpus microcarpus Scirpus sylvaticus var. digynus, Scirpus rubrotinctus, Scirpus rubrotinctus f. confertus, Scirpus rubrotinctus var. confertus No
Scirpus pendulus ----- No
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