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H Rhynchospora alba (L.) Vahl is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 261498) with original publication details: Enum. Pl. Obs. 2: 236 1805.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Dichromena alba (L.) J.F.Macbr. Synonym H WCSP
Mariscus albus (L.) Gilib. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Phaeocephalum album (L.) House Synonym H WCSP
Rhynchospora alba f. alba Synonym L TRO
Rhynchospora alba var. kiusiana Makino Synonym L WCSP
Rhynchospora alba f. laeviseta Gale Synonym L WCSP
Rhynchospora luquillensis Britton Synonym H WCSP
Schoenus albus L. Synonym H WCSP
Scirpus albus (L.) Salisb. Synonym H WCSP
Triodon albus (L.) Farw. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-261498.

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