1. Family: Cyperaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Rhynchospora Vahl
      1. Rhynchospora macrostachya Torr. ex A.Gray

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SW. Nova Scotia to Central & E. U.S.A.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Masachusettes, Michigan, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Oklahoma, Rhode I., South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia

    Rhynchospora macrostachya Torr. ex A.Gray appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Tweedie [[1327]], Brazil K000632526 Unknown type material

    First published in Ann. Lyceum Nat. Hist. New York 3: 206 (1835)

    Accepted by

    • Hill, N.M. & Smith, M. (2018). First record in maritime Canada of the costal plain annual, slender fimbry, Fimbristylis autumnalis (Cyperaceae), on a lake shore in a low rainfall year Rhodora. Journal of the New England Botanical Club 119: 355-359.
    • Rothrock, P.E. (2009). Sedges of Indiana and adjacent states: the non-Carex species: 1-271. Indiana Academy of Sciences.
    • Govaerts, R. & Simpson, D.A. (2007). World Checklist of Cyperaceae. Sedges: 1-765. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • 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
    • Hill, N.M. & Smith, M. (2018). First record in maritime Canada of the costal plain annual, slender fimbry, Fimbristylis autumnalis (Cyperaceae), on a lake shore in a low rainfall year Rhodora. Journal of the New England Botanical Club 119: 355-359.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. 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 2018. 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