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H Eleocharis acuta R.Br. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Eleocharis (family Cyperaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 242275) with original publication details: Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holl. 224 1810.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Eleocharis acuta var. pallens Benth. Synonym L WCSP
Eleocharis acuta var. platylepis Hook.f. Synonym L WCSP
Eleocharis acuta var. tenuis Carse Synonym L WCSP
Eleocharis ambigua Kirk & Buchanan Synonym H WCSP
Eleocharis gracilis Hook.f. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Eleocharis mucronulata Nees Synonym H WCSP
Eleocharis mucronulata var. minor Nees Synonym L WCSP
Eleocharis palustris var. mucronulata Boeckeler Synonym L WCSP
Hemicarpha nuda Boeckeler Synonym H WCSP
Scirpus acutus (R.Br.) Spreng. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Scirpus mucronulatus (Nees) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-242275, and has not been changed.