Reference List

This list includes references used to derive specimen records as well as those with scientific name Carex acutiformis listed in key words.

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25167 Journal Article Aerts, R., and H. De Caluwe. 1994. Nitrogen use efficiency of Carex species in relation to nitrogen supply. Ecology 75(8):2362-2372.
25168 Journal Article Aerts, R., and H. de Caluwe. 1995. Interspecific and intraspecific difference in shoot and leaf lifespan of four Carex species which differ in maximum dry matter production. Oecologia 102(4):467-477.
25169 Journal Article Aerts, R., and H. De Caluwe. 1997. Nutritional and plant-mediated controls on leaf litter decomposition of Carex species. Ecology 78(1):244-260.
38120 Journal Article Bekker, R. M., I. C. Knevel, J. B. R. Tallowin, E. M. L. Troost and J. P. Bakker. 1998. Soil nutrient input effects on seed longevity: a burial experiment with fen-meadow species. Functional Ecology 12(4):673-682.
25182 Journal Article Catling, P.M. 2005. New "top of the list" invasive plants of natural habitats in Canada. Botantical Electronic News 345:1-5.
25183 Journal Article Catling, P.M., and B. Kostiuk. 2003. Carex acutiformis dominance of a cryptic invasive sedge at Ottawa. Botanical Electronic News 315:1-6.
25175 Journal Article Cayouette, J., and P.M. Catling. 1992. Hybridization in the Genus Carex with special reference to North America. Botantical Review 58(4):351-348.
27378 Database Cranberg, C., and R. Keller. 2020. Illinois Database of Aquatic Non-native Species. School of Environmental Sustainability, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL. Created on 05/13/2015. Accessed on 05/06/2021.
25126 Web Page Flora of North America. 2008.
17804 Database Flora of North America Editorial Committee, eds. 1993. Flora of North America North of Mexico. New York and Oxford.
18114 Database Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF). 2008. Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Data Portal.
23885 Journal Article Hermann, F.I. 1952. Carex acutiformis in Indiana. American Midland Naturalist 48:36.
25170 Journal Article Hirose, T., M.J.A. Werger, J.W.A. van Rheenen. 1989. Canopy development and leaf nitrogen distribution in a stand of Carex acutiformis. Ecology 70(6):1610-1618.
25176 Journal Article Konings, H., E. Koot, and T. Tijman-de Wolf. 1989. Growth characteristics, nutrient allocation and photosynthesis of Carex species from floating fens. Oecologia 80:111-121.
25171 Journal Article Konings, H., J.T.A. Verhoeven, and R. De Groot. 1992. Growth characteristics and seasonal allocation patterns of biomass and nutrients in Carex species growing in floating fens. Plant and Soil 147:183-196.
25177 Journal Article Lawniczak, A.E., J. Zbierska, A. Choinski, and W. Szczepaniak. 2010. Response of emergent macrophytes to hydrological changes in a shallow lake, with special reference to nutrient cycling. Hydrobiologia 656:243-254.
25184 Report Lui, K.K., M. Butler, M. Allen,E. Snyder, J.D. Silva, B. Brownson, and A. Ecclestone. 2010. Field Guide to Aquatic Invasive Species. Queen’s Printer for Ontario, Ontario, Canada.
20947 Database Michigan Flora Online, University of Michigan Herbarium. 2016. Accessed on 05/13/2016.
27950 Database Michigan State University Board of Trustees. 2019. Midwest Invasive Species Information Network (MISIN). Michigan State University. Department of Entomology - Applied Spatial Ecology and Technical Services Laboratory, East Lansing, MI.
28480 Database Miller, A. 2016. Morton Arboretum Data Collection. The Morton Arboretum, Lisle, IL.
703 Journal Article Mills, E.L., J.H. Leach, J.T. Carlton, and C.L. Secor. 1993. Exotic species in the Great Lakes: a history of biotic crises and anthropogenic introductions. Journal of Great Lakes Research 19(1):1-54.
31186 Database Reznicek, AA, E.g., Voss, and B.S. Walters. 2011. Michigan Flora Online. University of Michigan Herbarium, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI. Accessed on 01/01/2018.
25172 Journal Article Schieving, F., T.L. Pons, M.J.A. Werger, and T. Hirose. 1992. The vertical distribution of nitrogen and photosynthetic activity at different plant densities in Carex acutiformis. Plant and Soil 14:9-17.
25173 Journal Article Schütz, W. 1998. Seed dormancy cycles and germination phonologies in sedges (Carex) from various habitats. Wetlands 18(2):288-297.
25180 Report U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. 2011. Aquatic nuisance species (ANS) control fact sheets. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Chicago, IL.
25181 Report U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE). 2011. Inventory of Available Controls for Aquatic Nuisance Species of Concern – Chicago Area Waterway System: Appendix C - ANS Control Fact Sheets. Chicago District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Chicago, IL.
35441 Database U-M Library Digital Collections. 2021. University of Michigan Herbarium Catalog Collection. University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI. Accessed on 02/12/2021.
17521 Database USDA, NRCS. 2016. The PLANTS Database. National Plant Data Team, Greensboro, NC. Accessed on 04/08/2016.
25174 Journal Article Verhoeven, J.T.A., and H.H.M. Arts. 1992. Carex litter decomposition and nutrient release in mires with different water chemistry. Aquatic Botany 43:365-377.
25178 Journal Article Vymazal, J. 2011. Plants used in constructed wetlands with horizontal subsurface flow: a review. Hydrobiologia 674:133-156.
25179 Book Chapter Vymazal, J., and L. Kröpfelová. 2008. Chapter 6: Types of wastewater treated in HF constructed wetlands. Pages 323-354 in Wastewater treatment in constructed wetlands with horizontal sub-surface flow. Springer Science + Business Media B.V. Dordrecht, Netherlands.


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