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Last updated 11/24/2009 by David Giblin.
Carex macrochaeta C.A. Mey.[FNA23, HC, HC2, SPNW]
Alaska long-awn sedge

Publication: Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. St.-Pétersbourg Divers Savans. 1: 224. 1831.

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA23: "T. V. Egorova (1999) included Carex macrochaeta in sect. Scitae. The species commonly has a white or cream tomentum on many roots, although most individuals have at least some roots with a yellowish tomentum. The sectional placement of this species requires further investigation."

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