Carex muricata subsp. pairae (F.W.Schultz) Čelak.

First published in Kvet. Okolí Praz.: 43 (1870)
This name is a synonym of Carex pairae

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Dobignard, D. & Chatelain, C. (2010). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 1: 1-455. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève. [Cited as Carex muricata subsp. lamprocarpa.]
  • Govaerts, R. & Simpson, D.A. (2007). World Checklist of Cyperaceae. Sedges: 1-765. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Carex pairae.]
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Carex pairae.]
  • Molina, A., Acedo, C. & Llamas, F. (2008). Taxonomy and new taxa in Eurasian Carex (section Phaestoglochin, Cyperaceae). Systematic Botany 33: 237-250. [Cited as Carex pairae.]

This name was accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Castroviejo, S. & al. (eds.) (2008). Flora Iberica 18: 1-420. Real Jardín Botánico, CSIC, Madrid. [Cited as Carex muricata subsp. pairae.]
  • Jermy, C., Simpson, D., Foley, M. & Porter, M. (2007). Sedges of the British Isles. B.S.B.I. Handbook No. 1, ed. 3: 1-554. Botanical Society of the British Isles, London. [Cited as Carex muricata subsp. pairae.]

Other Data

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