Schoenoplectus etuberculatus

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Schoenoplectus etuberculatus
Scientific classification Edit this classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Clade: Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Cyperaceae
Genus: Schoenoplectus
S. etuberculatus
Binomial name
Schoenoplectus etuberculatus
(Steud.) Soják
  • Rhynchospora etuberculata Steud.
  • Scirpus canbyi A.Gray
  • Scirpus erythropodus Kuntze
  • Scirpus etuberculatus (Steud.) Fernald
  • Scirpus etuberculatus (Steud.) Kuntze
  • Scirpus leptolepis Chapm.
  • Scirpus macranthus Boeckeler

Schoenoplectus etuberculatus, common name Canby's bulrush,[3] is a plant species native to the United States. It is reported from every state on the Gulf and Atlantic coasts from eastern Texas to Delaware, plus isolated populations in Rhode Island (one population in Town of South Kingstown, Washington County)[4] and Missouri (Oregon County). It is an emergent plant growing in ponds, marshes, stream banks, etc., including in brackish water along the coast.[5][6]

Schoenoplectus etuberculatus is a mat-forming

Achenes are egg-shaped, about 4 mm (about 0.16 inches)across.[7][8][9][10][11]


  1. ^ Tropicos
  2. ^ The Plant List
  3. ^ USDA, NRCS (n.d.). "Schoenoplectus etuberculatus". The PLANTS Database ( Greensboro, North Carolina: National Plant Data Team. Retrieved 7 November 2015.
  4. ^ Richard W. Elmer. 2001. New England Plant Conservation Program Schoenoplectus etuberculatus (Steud.) Sojak Swamp-bulrush.
  5. ^ Flora of North America, Schoenoplectus etuberculatus
  6. ^ BONAP (Biota of North America Project) 2014 county distribution map, Schoenoplectus etuberculatus
  7. ^ Flora of North America v 23 p 53
  8. ^ Steudel, Ernst Gottlieb von. 1855. Synopsis Plantarum Glumacearum 2: 142.
  9. ^ Soják, Jiří. 1972. Časopis Národního Musea, Oddíl Prírodovĕdný 140(3–4): 127.
  10. ^ Oteng-Yeboah, A. A. 1974. Notes from the Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh 33: 315
  11. ^ Kuntze, Carl Ernst Otto. 1891. Revisio Generum Plantarum 2: 757.