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tropical twigrush
Machaerina mariscoides
Machaerina mariscoides
tropical twigrush Sedge Family
Machaerina mariscoides Cyperaceae
common name
  tropical twigrush
accepted scientific name
  Machaerina mariscoides (Gaudich.) J. Kern
rules for finding collection records
  Machaerina mariscoides (199)
family name
  • Cyperaceae
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Rush
Plant Observed All Year
Native. Endemic.

How Likely at this Location (32%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Starr Environmental (20)
G.D.Carr (7)
SEINet (1)
where plant found
mag select
grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Machaerina mariscoides   (Gaudich.) J. Kern   (TSN: 40344, Index: 289)

Scientific Names used to access collection records

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Family Names