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Carex leptalea  Wahlenb.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 39669

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Carex harperi Fernald
    Carex jimcalderi B. Boivin
    Carex leptalea ssp. harperi (Fernald) W. Stone
    Carex leptalea ssp. leptalea Wahlenb.
    Carex leptalea ssp. pacifica Calder & Roy L. Taylor
    Carex leptalea var. harperi (Fernald) Weath. & Griscom
    Carex leptalea var. tayloris B. Boivin nom. inq.
  Common Name(s): bristlestalked sedge
    bristly-stalk sedge
    bristlystalked sedge [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                            FamilyCyperaceae  – sedges, foins coupants, laîches, rouches, rouchettes  
                               GenusCarex L. – laîches, rouches, sedge species, carex, sedges, sedge  
                                  SpeciesCarex leptalea Wahlenb. – bristlestalked sedge, bristly-stalk sedge, bristlystalked sedge  

  Expert: Anton Reznicek  
  Notes: Curator of Vascular Plants, University Herbarium, University of Michigan, 3600 Varsity Drive, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48108-2228, USA   
  Reference for: Carex leptalea    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Cyperaceae of North America Update, database (version 2010)  
  Acquired: 2010   
  Notes: Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)   
  Reference for: Carex leptalea   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Carex leptalea   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Carex leptalea   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Carex leptalea   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  
    Alaska, Native  
    Canada, Native  






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