This name is a synonym of Carex hookeri .
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on )
which reports it as a synonym (record
9902276) with original publication details: Fl. Chil. 6: 223 t. 73, f. 21 1853.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-9902276, and has not been changed.