⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-224407, and has not been changed.
This name is a synonym of Carex nigra subsp. alpina (Gaudin) Lemke.
The record derives from WCSP which reports it as a synonym and as an illegitimate name (record 224407) with original publication details: Syn. Pl. Germ. 1: 374 1792.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:298519-1.