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H Fimbristylis acicularis R.Br. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 245209) with original publication details: Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holl. 226 1810.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Abildgaardia brevifolia Steud. Synonym H WCSP
Eriocaulon setaceum Lour. Synonym H WCSP
Fimbristylis acuminata var. minor Nees ex Boeckeler Synonym L WCSP
Fimbristylis acuminata var. pumila Nees Synonym L WCSP
Fimbristylis australica Boeckeler Synonym H WCSP
Fimbristylis bursifolia S.Vidal Synonym H WCSP
Fimbristylis decumbens Boeckeler Synonym H WCSP
Fimbristylis setacea Benth. Synonym H WCSP
Fimbristylis setacea var. brevifolia C.B.Clarke Synonym L WCSP
Iria acicularis (R.Br.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Isolepis cochleata Steud. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-245209, and has not been changed.