Juncus

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Contains 22 accepted taxa overall.

Family:JUNCACEAE
Common Name:RUSH
Specimen: View USF Herbarium specimens of this genus

Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order POALES
FamilyJUNCACEAE
Genus Juncus

Citation

Citation JUNCUS Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 325. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Juncus acutus Linnaeus Lectotypified by Britton & A. Brown, Ill. Fl. N. U.S., ed. 2. 1: 465. 1913; Hitchcock & M. L. Green, Prop. Brit. Bot. 147. 1930..

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Juncus acuminatus TAPERTIP RUSH
Juncus bufonius TOAD RUSH
Juncus canadensis CANADIAN RUSH
Juncus coriaceus LEATHERY RUSH
Juncus debilis WEAK RUSH
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Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Cephaloxys Cephaloxys Desvaux, J. Bot. (Desvaux) 1: 321, pl. 11. 1809, non Cephaloxis Palisot de Beauvois 1805. TYPE: Cephaloxys flabellata Desvaux, nom. illegit. (Juncus repens Michaux)