Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Rhynchospora capillacea Torr. image
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Emmet J. Judziewicz

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Scott A. Milburn

Scott A. Milburn
Family Cyperaceae
Rhynchospora capillacea Torr.
hair beak-rush, needle beak sedge
Rhynchospora: Greek for "nose" or "beak," referring to the beak-like tubercle
capillacea: hair-like
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Status: Native
Plant: perennial sedge
(Glossary)

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Synonyms 
Phaeocephalum capillaceum (Torr.) Farw.
Rhynchospora capillacea Torr. f. capillacea
Rhynchospora capillacea Torr. f. leviseta (E.J.Hill) Fernald
Rhynchospora capillacea Torr. var. leviseta E.J.Hill ex A.Gray
Rhynchospora setacea (Muhl.) MacMill., 1892, non Vahl 1806
Rhynchospora smallii Britton
Triodon capillaceus (Torr.) Farw.

         
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