The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Carex humilis Leyss. 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 227447) with original publication details: Fl. Halens. 175 1761.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Carex buschiorum V.I.Krecz. ex Kolak. Synonym H WCSP
Carex callitrichos var. austrohinganica Y.L.Chang & Y.L.Yang Synonym L WCSP
Carex clandestina Gooden. Synonym H WCSP
Carex gersneri Suter Synonym H WCSP
Carex humilis var. humilis Synonym L WCSP
Carex humilis var. longifolia Stoeva & E.D.Popova Synonym L WCSP
Carex prostrata All. Synonym H WCSP
Carex scariosa Lam. Synonym H WCSP
Trasus clandestinus (Gooden.) Gray Synonym H WCSP

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Carex humilis var. scirrobasis (Kitag.) Y.L.Chang & Y.L.Yang Accepted L WCSP 1

The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-227447.

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