The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Carex pauciflora Lightf. 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 229568) with original publication details: Fl. Scot. 2: 543 1777.


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Anithista patula Raf. Synonym H WCSP
Carex leucoglochin L.f. Synonym H WCSP
Carex patula Huds. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Carex pauciflora f. elatior Kük. & J.Schust. Synonym L WCSP
Carex phyllophora Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Caricinella pauciflora (Lightf.) St.-Lag. Synonym H WCSP
Leucoglochin pauciflorus (Lightf.) Heuff. Synonym H WCSP
Psyllophora pauciflora (Lightf.) Schur Synonym H WCSP
Trasus pauciflorus (Lightf.) Gray Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-229568, and has not been changed.