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H Carex spectabilis Dewey 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 231049) with original publication details: Amer. J. Sci. Arts 29: 248 1836.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Carex invisa L.H.Bailey Synonym H WCSP
Carex melastoma Fisch. ex Boott Synonym H WCSP
Carex nigella Boott Synonym H WCSP
Carex spectabilis var. superba T. Holm Synonym L TRO
Carex tolmiei Boott Synonym H WCSP
Carex tolmiei var. invisa (L.H.Bailey) Kük. Synonym L WCSP
Carex tolmiei var. nigella (Boott) L.H.Bailey Synonym L WCSP
Carex tolmiei var. nigella (Boott) Kük. Synonym L TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-231049, and has not been changed.