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Last updated 12/29/2008 by David Giblin.
Juncus anthelatus (Wiegand) R.E. Brooks[FNA22, HC2]
giant path rush

Publication: Novon. 9: 11. 1999.

Origin: Introduced from eastern North America

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: Recently collected in King Co. We follow the taxonomy of FNA. Can be confused with J. tenuis, but is much larger and has slightly smaller fruits (Brooks and Whittemore 1999).

References:

» Brooks, R. E. and A. T. Whittemore. 1999. Juncus anthelatus (Juncaceae, Juncus subg. Poiophylli), a new status for a North American taxon. Novon 9:11-12.
Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Juncus macer Gray var. anthelatus (Wiegand) F.J. Herm.
Juncus tenuis Willd. var. anthelatus Wiegand