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Last updated 11/24/2009 by David Giblin.
Carex nudata W. Boott[FNA23, HC, HC2, SPNW]
torrent sedge

Publication: Bot. California. 2: 241. 1880.

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA23: "Carex nudata is also a member of the C. stricta group and is distinguished from sympatric members of the group by flowering from first-year shoots and having very narrow inflorescence bracts and somewhat elongated, heavily veined perigynia. It has a very distinctive growth form and habitat, dense tussocks among rocks in streambeds."

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Carex acutina L.H. Bailey
Carex bishallii C.B. Clarke
Carex nudata W. Boott var. anomala L.H. Bailey
Carex suborbiculata Mack.
Carex tenacissima Suksd.