Patagonia Wildflowers
Wildflower Identification
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Carex erinacea
Carex erinacea
quinquina Sedge Family
Carex erinacea Cyperaceae
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Spanish common names
  •clin-clín chico
accepted scientific name
  •Carex erinacea Cav.
rules for finding collection records
  •Uncinia erinacea (10)
  •Carex erinacea (56)
family name
  • Cyperaceae
Image Author: ©2014 Marijn van den Brink
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Sedge
Plant Observed 3rd week of September thru 3rd week of March

How Likely at this Location (18%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
Chilebosque (2)
Links to Plant Photos
iNaturalist (20)
Catalogo Plantas UdeC (7)
Chileflora (2)
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