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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-242255, with some changes.

H Eleocharis acicularis (L.) Roem. & Schult. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Eleocharis (family Cyperaceae).

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 242255) with original publication details: Syst. Veg. 2: 154 1817.

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


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Chaetocyperus acicularis (L.) Nees Synonym H WCSP
Clavula acicularis (L.) Dumort. Synonym H WCSP
Cyperus acicularis (L.) With. Synonym H WCSP
Eleocharis acicularis (L.) R. Br. Synonym M TRO
Isolepis acicularis (L.) Schltdl. Synonym H WCSP
Limnochloa acicularis (L.) Rchb. Synonym H WCSP
Mariscus acicularis (L.) Moench Synonym H WCSP
Scirpidium aciculare (L.) Nees Synonym H WCSP
Scirpus acicularis L. Synonym H WCSP
Scirpus acicularis f. submersa (Nilsson) Norman Synonym L TRO
Trichophyllum aciculare (L.) House Synonym H WCSP

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