Carex lonchocarpa Willdenow. Section: [26ss] Section 32 Rostrales. Phen: May-Jul. Hab: Pocosin margins, small blackwater stream swamps, bogs. Dist: S. MD south to ne. FL and Panhandle FL, west to e. TX; rarely inland, as in sc. TN.
Origin/Endemic status: Endemic
Other Comments: Recognition of C. lonchocarpa at the species level is supported by its distinctive achene micromorphology (Wujek & Menapace 1986).
Synonymy: = ETx1, FNA23, K1, K3, K4, Tn, Va, WH3, Mackenzie (1931-1935); = Carex folliculata L. var. australis L.H.Bailey – C, F, G, RAB, Tx; = Carex smalliana Mack. – S; < Carex folliculata L. – GW1