E-Flora BC: Electronic Atlas of the Flora of British Columbia

Carex leptopoda Mack.
short-scaled sedge
Cyperaceae (Sedge family)

Introduction to Vascular Plants

© Jamie Fenneman  Email the photographer   (Photo ID #6881)

E-Flora BC Static Map
Distribution of Carex leptopoda
Click here to view the full interactive map and legend
Details about map content are available here
Click on the map dots to view record details.

Ecology

Ecological Framework for Carex leptopoda

The table below shows the species-specific information calculated from
original data (BEC database) provided by the BC Ministry of Forests and Range.
(Updated August, 2013)

Site Information
Value / Class

Minimum

Average

Maximum

Elevation (metres) 171 329 774
Slope Gradient (%) 0 11 70
Aspect (degrees)
[0 - N; 90 - E; 180 - S; 270 - W]
22 233 360
Soil Moisture Regime (SMR)
[0 - very xeric; 4 - mesic;
8 - hydric]
5 5 6
Modal Nutrient Regime
Class
D
Number of field plots
 species was recorded in:
73
Modal BEC Zone Class
CWH
All BEC Zones (# of stations/zone) species was recorded in: CWH(72), ICH(1)

Synonyms and Alternate Names

Carex deweyana subsp. leptopoda (Mack.) Calder & Roy L. Taylor
Carex deweyana var. leptopoda (Mack.) B. Boivin

Taxonomic and Nomenclatural Links

Additional Photo Sources

General References