Carex lucorum Willdenow ex Link. Section: [26bbb] Section 39 Acrocystis. Northern Woodland Sedge. Phen: May. Hab: Moist forests. Dist: NB west to MN, south to MD (Cecil County; C. Frye, pers. comm. based on specimen at DOV), DE (Knapp et al. 2011), and PA.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Syn: = K4, Poindexter & Naczi (2014); = Carex lucorum ssp. lucorum – NE; = Carex lucorum var. lucorum – FNA23, K1, K3, Pa, Rettig (1989a); < Carex lucorum – C, Mi, NY, S, Mackenzie (1931-1935); < Carex pensylvanica – W; < Carex pensylvanica var. distans – F, G, the name misapplied as to our plants)