⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-225290, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Carex canescens subsp. canescens .
The record derives from WCSP which reports it as a synonym (record 225290) with original publication details: Acta Bot. Fenn. 116: 17 1981.