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Cyperaceae Carex houghtoniana Torr. ex Dewey

Amer. J. Sci. Arts 30: 63. 1836

Distribution:

Lake La Biche near the soucres of the Mississippi River, United States of America (Northern America)

Type Information

Collector(s):

D.Houghton s.n.

Type Location:

NY

Links:

same citation as:Cyperaceae Carex houghtoniana Torr. ex Dewey Amer. J. Sci. Arts 30: 63 (1836), in IK Vol. 1 as 'C. houghtonii Torr.'.

Remarks: Torrey (Trans. Ann. Lyc. New York 3: 413. 1836) altered the ending of the epithet, from "-iana" (adjective) to "ii" (gentitive; as "houghtonii"); this change is unacceptable (See Voss, Rhodora 68: 451. 1966)

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