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This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. Texas to Central America, Galápagos, S. Bolivia to Brazil and N. Argentina.

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Bolivia, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Galápagos, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Gulf, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Texas

Eleocharis obtusetrigona (Lindl. & Nees) Steud. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Syn. Pl. Glumac. 2: 80 (1854)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. & Simpson, D.A. (2007). World Checklist of Cyperaceae. Sedges: 1-765. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • Rosen, D.J. & Hatch, S.L. (2006). New records of Eleocharis obtusetrigona (Cyperaceae) from central and South America Brittonia 58: 264-266.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • Rosen, D.J. & Hatch, S.L. (2006). New records of Eleocharis obtusetrigona (Cyperaceae) from central and South America Brittonia 58: 264-266.

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0