Flora of the Southeastern United States
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Carex vulpinoidea Michaux. Section: [26c] Section 3 Multiflorae. Fox Sedge. Phen: Jul-Aug. Hab: Low fields, ditches, fens, seeps, tidal freshwater marshes, other wet (and especially disturbed) sites. Dist: NL (Labrador) west to BC, south to FL, TX, SON, and CA.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Syn: = Ar, ETx1, F, FNA23, G, GrPl, K3, K4, Mi, Mo1, NcTx, NE, NY, Pa, RAB, S, Tn, Va, W, Mackenzie (1931-1935); < Carex vulpinoidea – GW1, Tx, WH3; < Carex vulpinoidea var. vulpinoidea – C, K1

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