Schoenoplectus torreyi

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Schoenoplectus torreyi
Schoenoplectus torreyi
Scientific classification Edit this classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Clade: Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Cyperaceae
Genus: Schoenoplectus
S. torreyi
Binomial name
Schoenoplectus torreyi
(Olney) Palla

Schoenoplectus torreyi, common name Torrey bulrush or Torrey's bulrush, is a species of Schoenoplectus found in North America.[1]

Conservation status in the United States

It is listed as endangered and extirpated in Maryland, as endangered in Indiana and Pennsylvania,[1] as threatened in Connecticut,[2] as presumed extirpated in Ohio, and as a special concern in Rhode Island.[1]


  1. ^ a b c "Plants Profile for Schoenoplectus torreyi (Torrey's bulrush)". Retrieved 24 December 2019.
  2. ^ "Connecticut's Endangered, Threatened and Special Concern Species 2015"]. State of Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection Bureau of Natural Resources. Retrieved 24 December 2019. (Note: This list is newer than the one used by and is more up-to-date.