Schoenoplectus americanus

Species:Schoenoplectus americanus (Pers.)Volkart ex Schinz & R.Keller
Status:Native, OBL (DEP), OBL (NWPL)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Sub Class
Genus Schoenoplectus
Species Schoenoplectus americanus (Pers.)Volkart ex Schinz & R.Keller - AMERICAN BULRUSH


Citation SCHOENOPLECTUS AMERICANUS (Persoon) Volkart ex Schinz & R. Keller, Fl. Schweiz., ed. 2. 1: 75. 1905.
Basionym: BASIONYM: Scirpus americanus Persoon 1805.
Type: SOUTH CAROLINA: Without data, Michaux s.n. (holotype: P).

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CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Citrus USF  
Duval USF  
Franklin FLAS  
Lee USF  
Martin FAU  
Santa Rosa UWFP  
St. Johns USF  
Taylor FLAS  
Volusia USF  
Wakulla USF  


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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Heleophylax americanus Heleophylax americanus (Persoon) Schinz & Thellung, Vierteljahrsschr. Naturf. Ges. Zürich 53: 587. 1909.BASIONYM: Scirpus americanus Persoon 1805. 
Schoenoplectus olneyi Schoenoplectus olneyi (A. Gray) Palla, Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 10: 299. 1888.BASIONYM: Scirpus olneyi A. Gray 1845. 
Scirpus americanus Scirpus americanus Persoon, Syn. Pl. 1: 68. 1805. TYPE: SOUTH CAROLINA: Without data, Michaux s.n. (holotype: P).
Scirpus olneyi Scirpus olneyi A. Gray, in Engelmann & A. Gray, Boston J. Nat. Hist. 5: 238. 1845. TYPE: RHODE ISLAND: Providence Co.: Providence, s.d., Olney s.n. (holotype: GH?; isotypes: NY 4 shts).
Scirpus americanus subsp. monophyllus Scirpus americanus Persoon, subsp. monophyllus (J. Presl & C. Presl) T. Koyama, Canad. J. Bot. 41: 1118. 1963.BASIONYM: Scirpus monophyllus J. Presl & C. Presl 1828. 
Scirpus americanus var. polyphyllus Scirpus americanus Persoon, var. polyphyllus (Boeckeler) Beetle, Amer. J. Bot. 30: 399. 1943.BASIONYM: Scirpus pungens Vahl, var. polyphyllus Boeckeler 1870; Scirpus brevivaginatus Boeckeler 1858. 
Scirpus brevivaginatus Scirpus brevivaginatus Boeckeler, Flora 41: 413. 1858. TYPE: TEXAS:
Scirpus chilensis var. longisetis Scirpus chilensis Nees von Esenbeck & Meyen, var. longisetis (Kükenthal) Beetle, Amer. J. Bot. 33: 663. 1946.BASIONYM: Scirpus olneyi A. Gray, var. longisetis Kükenthal 1929. 
Scirpus monophyllus Scirpus monophyllus J. Presl & C. Presl, in C. Presl, Reliq. Haenk. 1: 193. 1828. TYPE: PERU:
Scirpus olneyi forma australis Scirpus olneyi A. Gray, forma australis Barros & Osten, in Osten, Anales Mus. Nac. Montevideo, ser. 2. 3: 204. 1931. TYPE: URUGUAY:
Scirpus olneyi var. longisetis Scirpus olneyi A. Gray, var. longisetis Kükenthal, in Urban, Ark. Bot. 22A(17): 8. 1929. TYPE: HAITI:
Scirpus pungens var. polyphyllus Scirpus pungens Vahl, var. polyphyllus Boeckeler, Linnaea 36: 709. 1870.BASIONYM: Scirpus brevivaginatus Boeckeler 1858.