Rhynchospora inundata (Oakes) Fernald. Phen: Jul-Sep. Hab: In water of limesink dolines and clay-based Carolina bays. usually found in shallow water or at the lower margins of pond-shores, typically producing large colonies. Dist: Apparently ranging from e. MA south to s. FL and west to e. TX (the range, however, obscured by confusion with R. careyana) (Singhurst, Mink, & Holmes 2010). See Reid (2021) for information about its occurrence in Vermilion Parish, w. Louisiana.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Other Comments: The relation of this species to R. careyana and to more northern entities of R. inundata remain unresolved.
Synonymy: = C, F, FNA23, G, GW1, K1, K3, K4, NE, NY, McMillan (2007); = Rynchospora inundata – S; < Rhynchospora inundata (Oakes) Fernald – RAB, WH3