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Last updated 5/25/2010 by Peter F. Zika.
Carex interrupta Boeckeler[FNA23, HC, HC2, SPNW]
green-fruited sedge, interrupted sedge

Publication: Linnaea. 40: 432. 1876.

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA23: "Carex interrupta, an uncommon species, is distinguished by the very small, green, glabrous perigynia distended and often split by the developing achenes. Relationships of the species with other members of the section are not clear; it shares distinctive characteristics with C. torta and C. endlichii, the next two species."

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Carex interrupta Boeckeler var. distenta Kük.