The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Carex oligosperma Michx. 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 229267) with original publication details: Fl. Bor.-Amer. 2: 174 1803.

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 despreauxii Steud. Synonym H WCSP
Carex oakesiana Torr. Synonym H WCSP
Carex okesiana Dewey Synonym H WCSP
Carex okesii Eaton Synonym H WCSP
Carex oligosperma var. churchilliana Raymond Synonym L WCSP
Carex oligosperma var. tsuishikarensis (Koidz. & Ohwi) B.Boivin Synonym L WCSP
Carex tsuishikarensis Koidz. & Ohwi Synonym H WCSP
Olamblis oakesiana (Torr.) Raf. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-229267, and has not been changed.