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Carex nigricans
black alpine sedge Sedge Family
Carex nigricans Cyperaceae
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common name
  black alpine sedge
accepted scientific name
  Carex nigricans C.A. Mey.
rules for finding collection records
  Carex nigricans (1384)
family name
  Cyperaceae
Image Author: ©2009 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 3rd week of September

How Likely at this Location (35%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Paul Slichter (23)
Cal Photos (18)
WTU Herbarium (5)
Wikimedia Commons (1)
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