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H Fimbristylis microcarya F.Muell. 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 245725) with original publication details: Fragm. 1: 200 1859.

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
Fimbristylis autumnalis var. microcarya (F.Muell.) Kük. Synonym L WCSP
Fimbristylis autumnalis subsp. taiwanica (Ohwi) T.Koyama Synonym L WCSP
Fimbristylis complanata var. microcarya (F.Muell.) C.B.Clarke Synonym L WCSP
Fimbristylis microcarya var. microcarya Synonym L WCSP
Fimbristylis quinquangularis f. abludens Backer Synonym L WCSP
Fimbristylis taiwanica Ohwi Synonym H WCSP
Fimbristylis thonningiana Boeckeler Synonym H WCSP
Iria microcarya (F.Muell.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Iria thonningiana (Boeckeler) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Fimbristylis microcarya var. tainanensis (Ohwi) H.Y.Liu Accepted L WCSP 2

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-245725.

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