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Rhynchospora velutina  (Kunth) Boeckeler
Taxonomic Serial No.: 808520

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Rhynchospora rufa (Nees) Boeckeler
    Psilocarya rufa Nees
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  Current Standing: accepted  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                            FamilyCyperaceae  – sedges, foins coupants, laîches, rouches, rouchettes  
                               GenusRhynchospora Vahl – rhynchospora, beaksedge  
                                  SpeciesRhynchospora velutina (Kunth) Boeckeler  

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  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: Rhynchospora velutina   
  Source: Flora of the West Indies, 2010, database (version 2010)  
  Acquired: 2010   
  Notes: Flora of the West Indies, botanical information system at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, available at   
  Reference for: Rhynchospora velutina   
  Source: World Checklist of Cyperaceae, Kew, database (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Govaerts, R., J.Koopman (Poland, 2008, Carex), D.Simpson (K, 2004), P.Goetghebeur (Gent, 2005), K.Wilson (NSW, 2005), T.Egorova (LE, 2005), J.Bruhl (NE). World Checklist of Cyperaceae. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; accessed 12 January 2011   
  Reference for: Rhynchospora velutina   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Caribbean  
    Middle America  
    South America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Caribbean Territories, Native  






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