⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-225602, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Carex mertensii var. mertensii .
The record derives from WCSP which reports it as a synonym (record 225602) with original publication details: Amer. J. Sci. Arts 30: 62 1836.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:60440328-2.