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Rhynchospora colorata (L.) H.Pfeiff.   
Starrush Whitetop
Cyperaceae: Sedge Family

Involucral leaves and spike of Rynchospora (formerly Dichromena )

Florida Distribution Map
Description: Perennial herb
Native: Yes
Habitat: Wetlands

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Florida distribution maps: Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants   (http://www.plantatlas.usf.edu/). Wunderlin, R. P. and B. F. Hansen. 2000. [S. M. Landry and K. N. Campbell (application development), Florida Center for Community Design and Research.] Institute for Systematic Botany, University of South Florida, Tampa.
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