1. Family: Cyperaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Eleocharis R.Br.
      1. Eleocharis obtusetrigona (Lindl. & Nees) Steud.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. Texas to Central America, Galápagos, S. Bolivia to Brazil and N. Argentina.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Bolivia, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Galápagos, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Gulf, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Texas

    Eleocharis obtusetrigona (Lindl. & Nees) Steud. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Syn. Pl. Glumac. 2: 80 (1854)

    Accepted by

    • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741.
    • Govaerts, R. & Simpson, D.A. (2007). World Checklist of Cyperaceae. Sedges: 1-765. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Rosen, D.J. & Hatch, S.L. (2006). New records of Eleocharis obtusetrigona (Cyperaceae) from central and South America Brittonia 58: 264-266.
    • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741.
    • Rosen, D.J. & Hatch, S.L. (2006). New records of Eleocharis obtusetrigona (Cyperaceae) from central and South America Brittonia 58: 264-266.

    Sources

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0