The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Carex silicea Olney 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 230942) with original publication details: Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 7: 393 1868.

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 foenea var. sabulonum A.Gray Synonym L WCSP
Carex moniliformis Britton Synonym H WCSP
Carex straminea var. moniliformis Tuck. Synonym L WCSP
Carex straminea var. silicea (Olney) L.H.Bailey Synonym L WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-230942, and has not been changed.