Family Cyperaceae
Basionym Carex caeligena Reznicek
Original Identification Carex caeligena Reznicek
Current Taxon Carex caeligena Reznicek
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Contributions from the University of Michigan Herbarium 17: 280, f. 1. 1990.
Holotype/Isotype Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 337215
Primary Collector A. A. Reznicek
Collector Number 8439
Collection Date 1 Jun 1989
Country Mexico
Province/State Tamaulipas
Plant Location Notes Mpio. Gomez Farias, vicinity of Rancho del Cielo Biological Station ca. 7 km WNW of Gomez Farias. Summit of ridge where trail to Indian Springs (Ojo de Agua de los Indios) connects with old logging road paralleling the pipe to the spring. Disturbed, open clearing in cloud forest of Quercus, Liquidambar, Acer, and Podocarpus, 1400 m.
Plant Description Notes Frequent in one local area, spikes nodding.
Broad geographical location North America
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