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H Carex alta Boott is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 224424) with original publication details: Proc. Linn. Soc. London 1: 254 1845.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Carex alta var. gymnocarpa H.Lév. & Vaniot Synonym L WCSP
Carex alta var. latialata Kük. Synonym L WCSP
Carex brizopyrum Kunze Synonym H WCSP
Carex imbricata Kük. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Carex remota subsp. alta (Boott) Kük. Synonym L WCSP
Carex remota var. brizopyrum (Kunze) Boeckeler Synonym L WCSP
Carex squamata V.I.Krecz. Synonym H WCSP
Vignea alta (Boott) Soják Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-224424.

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