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Rhynchospora corniculata

Beaked rush

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassLiliopsidaMonocots (plants with a single seed leaf); includes the lily family
SubclassCommelinidaeDayflowers and spiderworts, and several others
OrderCyperalesFlowering plants including grasses
FamilyCyperaceaeSedge family
GenusRhynchosporaFrom the Greek rhynchos, “horn, beak, snout,” and spora or sporos, “seed, spore,” thus “beaked seed”
Speciescorniculata

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Rhynchospora corniculata description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 25 May 2020.

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Rhynchospora corniculata (beaked rush)

7/25/2012 · By Jacquelyn Boyt