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Rhynchospora capitellata

Rhynchospora capitellata (Michx.) Vahl

Rhynchospora glomerata (L.) Vahl var. capitellata (Michx.) Kük.

Rhynchospora glomerata (L.) Vahl var. minor Britton

Brownish Beaksedge

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassLiliopsidaMonocots (plants with a single seed leaf); includes the lily family
SubclassCommelinidaeDayflowers and spiderworts, and several others
OrderCyperalesFlowering plants including grasses
FamilyCyperaceaeSedge family
GenusRhynchosporaFrom the Greek rhynchos, “horn, beak, snout,” and spora or sporos, “seed, spore,” thus “beaked seed”
SpeciescapitellataHaving a small head

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Rhynchospora capitellata description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 11 Oct 2018.

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Rhynchospora capitellata (Brownish Beaksedge)

5/27/2016 · Acton Arboretum, Acton, MA ID is dubious

Rhynchospora capitellata (Brownish Beaksedge)

5/27/2016 · Acton Arboretum, Acton, MA ID is dubious

Rhynchospora capitellata (Brownish Beaksedge)

5/27/2016 · Acton Arboretum, Acton, MA ID is dubious

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