⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-224325, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Carex simensis Hochst. ex A.Rich..
The record derives from WCSP which reports it as a synonym (record 224325) with original publication details: Linnaea 41: 286 1877.