Flora of the Southeastern United States
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Carex paupercula Michaux. Section: [26u] Section 15 Limosae. Boreal Bog Sedge. Hab: Sphagnum bogs, boggy swamps. Dist: Circumboreal, south in North America to n. NJ, c. PA, MI, WI, MN, NM, and WA.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Syn: = C, G, Pa; = Carex magellanica ssp. irrigua – FNA23, K3, K4, NE, NY; < Carex magellanica – Mi; > Carex paupercula var. brevisquama – F; > Carex paupercula var. irrigua – F; > Carex paupercula var. pallens – F; > Carex paupercula var. paupercula – F

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