Carex extensa

Carex extensa Good

Languages: English

Ecology and Distribution

Global Distribution

Western and northwest Europe, Mediterranean region, Sinai, Black Sea coasts, Sara Island in the Caspian Sea.

Distribution in Egypt


Mediterranean region and western desert.


Salt marshes.

Life Expectancy



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