Family Cyperaceae
Basionym Rhynchospora careyana Fernald
Original Identification Rhynchospora careyana Fernald
Current Taxon Rhynchospora careyana Fernald
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Rhodora 20(236): 140. 1918.
Holotype/Isotype Isoepitype
DUKE Accession Number 358598
Comments see attached Appendix A from Gerry Moore 1997 dissertation
Primary Collector R. Kral
Collector Number 86131
Collection Date 19 Jun 1996
Country United States
Province/State Georgia
Plant Location Notes Numerous dense clones by rhizome, forming large patches, some to 1/4 acre, making breaks in Hypericum fasciculatum, on drying bottom of shallow large ponds dotted with Pinus elliottii, both sides of Ga 112, 3-4 mi. S of Camilla, ca. 20 mi. N of Cairo.
Plant Description Notes Some clones totally sterile, others with most culms productive, at various stages of bloom.
Broad geographical location North America
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