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  1. Family: Cyperaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Rhynchospora Vahl
      1. Rhynchospora rariflora (Michx.) Elliott

        This species is accepted, and its native range is New Jersey to Central America, Caribbean.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Alabama, Arkansas, Belize, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Florida, Georgia, Honduras, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, Nicaragua, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Windward Is.

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Rhynchospora rariflora (Michx.) Elliott appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Apr 1, 1889 s.coll. [s.n.], Southeastern U.S.A. K001057284
    Apr 1, 1889 Baldwin, W. [s.n.], Georgia (USA) K001057283
    Wright, C. [1531], Cuba Rhynchospora setacea K000632369

    Bibliography

    First published in Sketch Bot. S. Carolina 1: 58 (1816)

    Accepted by

    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • Govaerts, R. & Simpson, D.A. (2007). World Checklist of Cyperaceae. Sedges: 1-765. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2005). Monocotyledons and Gymnosperms of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 52: 1-415.
    • 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

    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.

    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 2020. 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 2020. 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