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Last updated 11/12/2009 by David Giblin.
Rhynchospora alba (L.) Vahl[FNA23, HC, HC2]
white beakrush

Publication: Enum. Pl. 2: 236. 1805 (as Rynchospora). 1805.

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA23: "The smooth-bristled Rhynchospora alba forma laeviseta Gale mostly occurs with the typical antrorsely barbellate type in Pennsylvania, the Great Lakes, British Columbia, Newfoundland, and Nova Scotia."

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Dichromena alba (L.) J.F. Macbr.
Phaeocephalum album (L.) House
Rhynchospora luguillensis Britton
Schoenus albus L.
Triodon albus (L.) Farw.