Luzula subgenus Gymnodes

Field wood-rush Luzula campestris, copyright Stefan Lefnaer.

Belongs within: Juncaceae.

The subgenus Gymnodes of the genus Luzula is a group of rushes in which flowers are borne in dense clusters and inflorescences are spikelike or umbellate.

<==Luzula subg. GymnodesME70
    |--L. campestris-multiflora groupME70
    |    |--*L. campestris (Linnaeus) de Candolle in de Lamarck & de Candolle 1805ME70, HE80
    |    |    |--L. c. var. campestrisC06
    |    |    `--L. c. var. australasica Buchen. 1898 [incl. L. oldfieldii]C06
    |    |--L. banksiana Meyer 1849 (see below for synonymy)ME70
    |    |    |--L. b. var. banksianaME70
    |    |    |--L. b. var. acra Edgar 1966ME70
    |    |    |--L. b. var. migrata (Buch.) Edgar 1966 (see below for synonymy)ME70
    |    |    |--L. b. var. orina Edgar 1966ME70
    |    |    `--L. b. var. rhadina (Buch.) Edgar 1966 [=L. rhadina Buch. 1898]ME70
    |    |--L. colensoi Hooker 1864 [incl. L. colensoi var. macrostemon Buchenau 1898]ME70
    |    |--L. crenulata Buchenau 1898 [=L. micrantha var. crenulata (Buch.) Cheesem. 1906]ME70
    |    |--L. crinita Hooker 1844 [=L. campestris var. crinita (Hooker) Buch. 1898]ME70
    |    |    |--L. c. var. crinitaME70
    |    |    `--L. c. var. petriana (Buch.) Edgar 1966 [=L. campestris var. petriana Buch. 1898]ME70
    |    |--L. leptophylla Buchenau & Petrie 1898ME70
    |    |--L. multiflora (Retzius) Lejeune 1811HE80 [=L. campestris var. multifloraHE80; incl. L. multiflora var. bulbosaV72]
    |    |--L. picta Richard 1832 [=L. campestris var. picta (Richard) Hook. f. 1864]ME70
    |    |    |--L. p. var. pictaME70
    |    |    |--L. p. var. cheesemanii Buch. 1890 non L. cheesemanii Buch. 1890 (n. d.)ME70
    |    |    |--L. p. var. limosa Edgar 1966ME70
    |    |    `--L. p. var. pallida (Hook. f.) Edgar 1966 (see below for synonymy)ME70
    |    |--L. pumila Hooker 1864 (see below for synonymy)ME70
    |    |--L. rufa Edgar 1966ME70
    |    |    |--L. r. var. rufaME70
    |    |    `--L. r. var. albicomans Edgar 1966ME70
    |    `--L. × wettsteinii Buch. 1898 [L. crinita var. petriana × L. leptophylla]ME70
    `--L. racemosa groupME70
         |--L. celata Edgar 1966ME70
         |--L. racemosaME70
         |--L. traversii (Buchenau) Cheeseman 1925 [=L. racemosa var. traversii Buchenau 1890]ME70
         |    |--L. t. var. traversiiME70
         |    `--L. t. var. tenuis Edgar 1966ME70
         `--L. ulophylla (Buchenau) Cockayne & Laing 1911 [=L. racemosa var. ulophylla Buchenau 1898]ME70

Luzula banksiana Meyer 1849 [=L. campestris var. banksiana (Meyer) Buch. 1898, L. picta var. banksiana (Meyer) Buch. 1890]ME70

Luzula banksiana var. migrata (Buch.) Edgar 1966 [=L. campestris var. migrata Buch. 1898, L. migrata (Buch.) Ostenf. 1921; incl. L. campestris var. floribunda Buch. 1906]ME70

Luzula picta var. pallida (Hook. f.) Edgar 1966 [=L. campestris var. pallida Hook. f. 1864; incl. L. subclavata Col. 1886]ME70

Luzula pumila Hooker 1864 [incl. L. cheesemanii Buch. 1890, L. micrantha Buch. 1898, L. triandra Buch. 1898, L. micrantha var. triandra (Buch.) Cheesem. 1906]ME70

*Type species of generic name indicated


[C06] Cheeseman, T. F. 1906. Manual of the New Zealand Flora. John Mackay, Government Printer: Wellington.

[HE80] Healy, A. J., & E. Edgar. 1980. Flora of New Zealand vol. 3. Adventive cyperaceous, petalous and spathaceous monocotyledons. P. D. Hasselberg, Government Printer: Wellington (New Zealand).

[ME70] Moore, L. B., & E. Edgar. 1970. Flora of New Zealand vol. 2. Indigenous Tracheophyta: Monocotyledones except Gramineae. A. R. Shearer, Government Printer: Wellington (New Zealand).

[V72] Voss, E. G. 1972. Michigan Flora. Part I. Gymnosperms and Monocots. Cranbrook Institute of Science and University of Michigan Herbarium.

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