Thomas M. Pullen Herbarium
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Mississippi Plants Checklist
Eleocharis Species
Each of the following have been documented for the state of Mississippi.
"Accepted Name" is the scientific name currently used in the USDA Plants Database.
Click on the Accepted Name to search the Pullen Herbarium Specimen Database.

Accepted Name: Eleocharis acicularis (L.) Roemer & J.A. Schultes
Source: 1929. Contributions from the Gray Herbarium.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis acicularis (L.) Roemer & J.A. Schultes var. acicularis
Source: Charles Bryson. Personal communication.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis albida Torr.
Source:
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis baldwinii (Torr.) Chapman
Source: 1984. Sida.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis cellulosa Torr.
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis elongata Chapman
Source: Charles Bryson. Personal communication.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis engelmannii Steud.
Source: Hines, D.M. 1975. A Monograph of the Eleocharis ovata complex (Cyperaceae) in North America. Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis equisetoides (Ell.) Torr.
Source: 1968. Castanea.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis erythropoda Steud.
Source: 1989. Sida.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Institute for Botanical Exploration (IBE).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis flavescens (Poir.) Urban
Source: Radford, A.E., H.A. Ahles, and C.R. Bell. 1964. Manual of the Vascular Flora of the Carolinas. University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis flavescens (Poir.) Urban var. flavescens
Source: John Kartesz. Personal communication. Often used to indicate the likely expression of a species within a state or province.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis geniculata (L.) Roemer & J.A. Schultes
Source: Eleuterius, L.N. 1980. An Illustrated Guide to Tidal Marsh Plants of Mississippi and Adjacent States. Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium, Pub. No. MASGP-77-039.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis intermedia J.A. Schultes
Source: 1978. Castanea.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis melanocarpa Torr.
Source: Mississippi Natural Heritage Program.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis montevidensis Kunth
Source:
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis obtusa (Willd.) J.A. Schultes
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis olivacea Torr.
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis olivacea Torr. var. olivacea
Source: 1929. Contributions from the Gray Herbarium.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis palustris (L.) Roemer & J.A. Schultes
Source: 1996. Sida.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis parvula (Roemer & J.A. Schultes) Link ex Bluff, Nees & Schauer
Source: 1978. Castanea.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis quadrangulata (Michx.) Roemer & J.A. Schultes
Source: 1978. Castanea.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis robbinsii Oakes
Source: Rogers, K.E. Checklist of the Vascular Flora of Forrest, Lamar, and Perry Counties, Mississippi. Unpublished and undated manuscript.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis rostellata (Torr.) Torr.
Source: Lucile McCook, University of Mississippi. Personal communication.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis tenuis (Willd.) J.A. Schultes
Source: 1988. Sida.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis tenuis (Willd.) J.A. Schultes var. pseudoptera (Weatherby ex Svens.) Svens.
Source: Flora of North America Editorial Committee, eds. 1993+. Flora of North America North of Mexico.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis tenuis (Willd.) J.A. Schultes var. verrucosa (Svens.) Svens.
Source: John Kartesz. Personal communication. Often used to indicate the likely expression of a species within a state or province.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis tortilis (Link) J.A. Schultes
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis tricostata Torr.
Source: Steve Leonard. Personal communication.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis tuberculosa (Michx.) Roemer & J.A. Schultes
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Eleocharis wolfii (Gray) Gray ex Britt.
Source: 1937. Rhodora.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

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