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A Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Washington State
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Checklist » Cyperaceae » Isolepis cernua

Isolepis cernua (Vahl) Roemer & Schultes [FNA23]
Cyperaceae
low clubrush, low lateral clubrush

Origin: Native

Voucher: WTU (view specimen records)

Notes: FNA23: "Isolepis cernua is widespread and variable. Four varieties were recognized by A. M. Muasya and D. M. Simpson (2002). Only var. ceruna is known from North America. The earliest collection I have seen from the Pacific Coast is from 1888; the earliest collection I have seen from Texas is from 1974."

Literature:
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Photo © Ben Legler
(from WTU Image Collection)

Taxon treatment authored by Fred Weinmann, Peter F. Zika; last updated 11/12/2009 by David Giblin
Synonyms
Scirpus cernuus Vahl   [H&C]
Scirpus cernuus Vahl ssp. californicus (Torrey) Thorne
Scirpus cernuus Vahl var. californicus (Torrey) Beetle




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