Rhynchospora nitens (Vahl) A. Gray
Common Name: SHORT-BEAKED BALD RUSH
Coefficient of Conservatism: 10
Coefficient of Wetness: -5
Wetness Index: OBL
Physiognomy: Nt A-Sedge
Status: E
Rhynchospora nitens achene A. A. Reznicek achene

Very similar to, but much rarer than, R. scirpoides and occurring in essentially the same habitats. A very rare Coastal Plain disjunct only recently discovered in Michigan (Reznicek, 1999).

Locations

Allegan County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 12, 2017. http://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=1138.