The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.

This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-225620, and has not been changed.

H Carex compacta R.Br. is a synonym of Carex membranacea Hook.

This name is a synonym of Carex membranacea Hook..

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as a synonym and as an illegitimate name (record 225620) with original publication details: Voy. Explor. Baffin's Bay 163 1819.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: