Rhynchospora rariflora (Michx.) Elliott (Sketch Bot. S. Carolina 1(1): 58. 1816.)
Localities: West Indies (native), Lesser Antilles (native) [Antigua, Grenada, Dominica, ], Greater Antilles [Jamaica (native), Cuba (native), Puerto Rico (native)[], ], North America (native), Central America (native),
Synonyms: Dichromena micrantha (Vahl) Kunth (Enum. Pl. 2: 278. 1837.), Rhynchospora micrantha Vahl (Enum. Pl. 2: 231. 1805.), Schoenus rariflorus Michx. (Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 35. 1803.),
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