Rhynchospora wrightiana Boeckeler. Phen: Jul-Sep. Hab: Wet pine savannas. Dist: Se. VA south to c. FL and west to s. AL and s. MS; West Indies (Cuba, Puerto Rico).
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Taxonomy Comments: Appearing to merge with R. fascicularis var. distans on the outer Coastal Plain of NC. Leaves are most frequently filiform and < 1 mm wide; rarely flat and to 1.3 mm wide.
Synonymy: = FNA23, GW1, K1, K3, K4, RAB, Va, WH3, WI, Gale (1944), McMillan (2007); = n/a – C; < Rynchospora wrightiana – S