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Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
Smallfruit spikerush

Family: Cyperaceae

Group: Monocot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Annual

Native Range: Eastern United States, the West Indies and northern South America.

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IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status: Critically Imperiled

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Native

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Not Cultivated

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Eleocharis microcarpa has been found in the following conservation area :
Occurrence Native Status
Prairie Pines Preserve Present Native

Eleocharis microcarpa has been found in the following 2 counties :
Occurrence Native Status
Charlotte County Recorded as Present in Error
Lee County Native

Eleocharis microcarpa has been found in the following 3 habitats :
Depression Marsh
Dome Swamp
Strand Swamp