⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-225324, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Carex capillaris subsp. capillaris .
The record derives from WCSP which reports it as a synonym (record 225324) with original publication details: Mem. Torrey Bot. Club 1: 70 1889.