Eleocharis parvula

ClassificationFlowering Plants
Family (Traditional)Cyperaceae
SpeciesEleocharis parvula (Roem. & Schult.) Link ex Bluff, Nees & Schauer
Common NameSmall spike rush; Little-headed spike-rush
Growth HabitSedge
Plant Notes**
C value 10
StatusNative, OBL (NWPL)

** Not applicable or data not available.

Subspecies and Varieties

Not applicable or data not available.


SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Chaetocyperus membranacea Chaetocyperus membranacea  
Eleocharis leptos Eleocharis leptos (Steud.) Svens.  
Eleocharis leptos var. coloradoensis Eleocharis leptos var. coloradoensis (Britt.) Svens.  
Eleocharis leptos var. johnstonii Eleocharis leptos var. johnstonii Svens.  
Eleocharis membranacea Eleocharis membranacea Gilly  
Eleocharis parvula var. coloradoensis Eleocharis parvula var. coloradoensis (Britt.) Beetle  
Scirpus nanus var. anachaetus Scirpus nanus var. anachaetus Britton  
Scirpus parvulus Scirpus parvulus  

Specimens and Distribution

No specimens exist for this species.