Genus: Luzula

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Luzula DC. in Lamark & DC., Fl. Franc. ed. 3, 1: 198; 3: 158. 1805.

List of Luzula Species

References to Luzula

  • Drabkova, L. 2003. Phylogeny of the Juncaceae based on rbcL sequences, with special emphasis on Luzula DC. and Juncus L. Pl. Syst. Evol. 240: 133-147.
  • Drabkova, L.; Vlcek, C. 2009. DNA variation within Juncaceae: a comparison of impact of organelle regions on phylogeny. Pl. Syst. Evol. 278: 169-186.
  • Ebinger, J. E. 1964. Taxonomy of the subgenus Pterodes, genus Luzula. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 10: 279-304.
  • Haet-Ahti, L. 1971. A synopsis of the species of Luzula, subgenus Anthelaea Grisebach (Juncaceae) indigenous in North America. Ann. Bot. Fenn. 8: 368-381.
  • Kirschner, J. 1990. Luzula multiflora and allied species (Juncaceae): A nomenclatural study. Taxon 39: 106-114.
  • Nordenskiold, H. 1956. Cyto-taxonomic studies in the genus Luzula. II. Hybridization experiments in the campestris-multiflora complex. Hereditas 42: 7-73.
  • Novikov, V. S. 1990. Survey of the system of the genus Luzula. Byull. Moskovsk. Obshch. Isp. Prir., Otd. Biol. 95: 63-70. (In Russian)
  • Roalson, E. H. 2005. Phylogenetic relationships in the Juncaceae inferred from nuclear ribosomal DNA internal transribed spacer sequence data. Int. J. Plant Sci. 166: 397-413.