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Rhynchospora cephalantha A. Gray
Bunched beaksedge

Family: Cyperaceae

Group: Monocot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Perennial

Native Range: Eastern and southeastern United States.

Map of Florida Locations

IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status: Imperiled

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Native

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Not Cultivated

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Rhynchospora cephalantha has been found in the following 7 conservation areas :
Occurrence Native Status
Danforth Present Native
Dupuis Reserve Present Native
Halpatiokee Regional Park Present Native
Hawk's Hammock Park Present Native
Jonathan Dickinson State Park Present Native
Pal-Mar Present Native
Savannas Preserve State Park Present Native

Rhynchospora cephalantha has been found in the following 2 counties :
Occurrence Native Status
Collier County Native
Martin County Native

Rhynchospora cephalantha has been found in the following 3 habitats :
Depression Marsh
Disturbed Wetland
Wet Flatwoods