⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-50004808, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Carex cristatella Britton & A.Br..
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 50004808) with original publication details: Cat. Canad. Pl. 4: 130 130 1888.