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H Carex membranacea Hook. 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 228592) with original publication details: Brief Narrative Attempt Reach Repulse Bay 195 1824 publ. 1825.

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 compacta R.Br. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Carex membranopacta L.H.Bailey Synonym H WCSP
Carex physochlaena Holm Synonym H WCSP
Carex rotundata var. compacta (Dewey) B.Boivin Synonym L WCSP
Carex vesicaria var. compacta Dewey Synonym L WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-228592, and has not been changed.