Rhynchospora nitens (Vahl) A. Gray (Manual, ed. 5, 568. 1867.)
Localities: West Indies (native), Greater Antilles [ Cuba (native), Puerto Rico (native)[], ], North America (native), Central America (native), South America (Guyana),
Synonyms: Psilocarya nitens (Vahl) A.W. Wood (Amer. Bot. Fl. 364. 1870.), Psilocarya portoricensis Britton (Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 42: 387. 1915.), Rhynchospora nitens (Vahl) A. Gray var. hispaniolica Kük. (Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 32: 76. 1933.), Scirpus nitens Vahl (Enum. Pl. 2: 272. 1805.),
Citations:1). Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. and M.T. Strong. 2005. Monocots and Gymnosperms of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 52: 1-415. 2). Britton, N.L. and P. Wilson. 1923-1926. Botany of Porto Rico and Virgin Islands. Scientific Survey of Porto Rico and Virgin Islands. New York Academy of Sciences, New York. 3). León, F., 1946; León, F. and H. Alain, 1951-1957. Flora de Cuba. Habana. 4). Original publication consulted. 5). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. 2008. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Website: apps.kew.org/wcsp/home.do
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