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Hawai'i birdcatching sedge
Uncinia uncinata
Uncinia uncinata
Hawai'i birdcatching sedge Sedge Family
Uncinia uncinata Cyperaceae
common names
  Hawai'i birdcatching sedge
  hook sedge
accepted scientific name
  Uncinia uncinata (L. f.) Kük.
rules for finding collection records
  Uncinia uncinata (98)
family name
  • Cyperaceae
Image Author: ©2009 Forest And Kim Starr
Image License: CC BY
Image Source Image Source
Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Sedge
Plant Observed All Year
Native. Indigenous.

How Likely at this Location (20%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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Starr Environmental (20)
G.D.Carr (3)
SEINet (1)
where plant found
mag select
grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Uncinia uncinata   (L. f.) Kük.   (TSN: 505625, Index: 991)

Scientific Names used to access collection records

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Common Names

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Family Names