⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-225749, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Carex cristatella Britton & A.Br..
The record derives from WCSP which reports it as a synonym and as an illegitimate name (record 225749) with original publication details: Ann. Lyceum Nat. Hist. New York 1: 66 1824.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:46018-2.