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Carex capitata
capitate sedge Sedge Family
Carex capitata Cyperaceae
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common names
  capitate sedge
  arctic sedge
accepted scientific name
  Carex capitata L.
rules for finding collection records
  Carex arctogena (27)
  Carex capitata (551)
family name
  Cyperaceae
Image Author: ©2003 Steve Matson
Image License: CC BY-NC
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Sedge
Plant Observed 3rd week of June thru 2nd week of September

How Likely at this Location (18%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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Cal Photos (8)
Wikimedia Commons (4)
UW Herbarium (2)
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