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This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to Colombia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá

Bulbostylis pubescens (C.Presl) Svenson appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Oct 28, 1984 Bernoulli, G. [952], Guatemala K000632315
Pringle, C.G. [6235], Mexico K000632316
Sep 1, 1887 [Purdie] [s.n.], Mexico Fimbristylis clavinux K000632140
Sep 1, 1887 [Purdie] [s.n.], Mexico Fimbristylis clavinux K000632139

First published in N.L.Britton & al. (eds.), N. Amer. Fl. 18: 542 (1957)

Accepted by

  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Not accepted by

  • Forzza, R.C., Zappi, D. & Souza, V.C. (2016-). Flora do Brasil 2020 em construção http://reflora.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/listaBrasil/ConsultaPublicaUC/ResultadoDaConsultaNovaConsulta.do. [Cited as Bulbostylis hispidula.]
  • 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 Bulbostylis hispidula subsp. hispidula.]
  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Bulbostylis hispidula.]

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