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L Fimbristylis quinquangularis subsp. pallescens (Lye) Verdc. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Fimbristylis quinquangularis (Vahl) Kunth in the genus Fimbristylis (family Cyperaceae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 463165) with original publication details: in Fl. Trop. E. Afr. Cyp.: 54 2010.

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 miliacea subsp. pallescens Lye Synonym L WCSP

The species Fimbristylis quinquangularis (Vahl) Kunth has a further 33 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name record (from WCSP) was not included in version 1 of The Plant List. It is possible the same name was included from a different data source, to check this you can search for Fimbristylis quinquangularis in version 1 of The Plant List.