Scirpus cyperinus


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Noun1.Scirpus cyperinus - sedge of eastern North America having numerous clustered woolly spikelets
sedge - grasslike or rushlike plant growing in wet places having solid stems, narrow grasslike leaves and spikelets of inconspicuous flowers
genus Scirpus, Scirpus - rhizomatous perennial grasslike herbs
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21478 (GENT) Scirpus ancistrochaetus USA: Naczi 7544 (DOV) Schuyler Scirpus atrocinctus Fernald USA: Naczi 10456 (DOV) Scirpus cyperinus (L.
Average percent cover of the most common plant species and average species richness by vegetation community type Mudflat/ Red Sugar Species Sedge Graminoid Grass maple maple Species richness 35 21 38 59 54 Pools sampled (n) 5 2 2 8 4 Scutellaria lateriflora 41 0 9 5 0 Onoclea sensibilis 28 0 6 4 11 Ilex verticillata 21 0 0 0 0 Torreyochloa pallida 16 0 0 0 0 Thelypteris phegopteris 11 0 0 0 0 Carex crinita 10 0 1 7 0 Alopecurus aequalis 10 0 0 0 0 Iris versicolor 8 8 4 1 0 Scirpus cyperinus 7 10 2 0 0 Osmunda regalis 5 2 1 2 0 Dryopleris carthusiana 1 0 0 7 0 Athyrium filix-femina 1 0 0 5 5 Myrica gale 0 22 0 0 0 Lycopus unijlorus 18 17 2 10 1 Poa sp.
A biosystematic study of the Scirpus cyperinus complex.