Eleocharis microcarpa

Family:CYPERACEAE
Species:Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
Common Name:Small Fruit Spikerush
Habitat:**
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Herb
Duration:Annual
Category:Vascular
USDA Symbol:**
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Native, OBL (NWI)
References:**
Specimen: View specimen details in the Alabama Herbarium Consortium Specimen Database

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

FamilyCYPERACEAE - Sedge family
Genus Eleocharis
Species Eleocharis microcarpa Torr. - Small Fruit Spikerush

Citation

Citation Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey, Ann. Lyceum Nat. Hist. New York 3: 312. 1836.
Basionym: **
Type: USA: LOUISIANA: Orleans Par.: New Orleans, 1834, Ingalls s.n. (holotype: NY).

** Not applicable or data not available.

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Eleocharis brittonii Eleocharis brittonii Svenson ex Small, Man. S.E. Fl. 164. 1933. LOUISIANA: Orleans Par.: New Orleans, s.d., Ingalls s.n. (lectotype: NY). Lectotypified by Svenson, Rhodora 39: 230. 1937.
Eleocharis cubensis Eleocharis cubensis Boeckeler, Beitr. Cyper. 2: 10. 1890. CUBA
Eleocharis microcarpa var. brittonii Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey, var. brittonii (Svenson ex Small) Svenson, Rhodora 39: 230. 1937.Eleocharis brittonii Svenson ex Small 1933. 
Scirpus microcarpus Scirpus microcarpus (Torrey) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 758. 1891, non J. Presl & C. Presl 1828.Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey 1836. 
Scirpus torreyanus Scirpus torreyanus (Boeckeler) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 758. 1891.Eleocharis torreyana Boeckeler 1870; Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey, var. filiculmis Torrey 1836. 
Trichophyllum torreyanum Trichophyllum torreyanum (Boeckeler) House, Amer. Midl. Naturalist 6: 205. 1920.Eleocharis torreyana Boeckeler 1870; Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey, var. filiculmis Torrey 1836. 
Eleocharis microcarpa var. filiculmis Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey, var. filiculmis Torrey, Ann. Lyceum Nat. Hist. New York 3: 312. 1836. NEW JERSEY: Without data, Torrey s.n. (holotype: NY).
Eleocharis torreyana Eleocharis torreyana Boeckeler, Linnaea 36: 440. 1870.Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey, var. filiculmis Torrey 1836. 

Specimens and Distribution

This species has been reported in the following counties by the herbaria listed. An overview of the individual specimens are provided in the table that follows. Click on the accession number to view details; click on column headers to sort; choose a county or herbaria to filter the specimen data.

Counties included on distribution map: Autauga, Baldwin, Bullock, Butler, Chilton, Choctaw, Coffee, Conecuh, Covington, Cullman, Dale, DeKalb, Elmore, Escambia, Etowah, Hale, Houston, Jackson, Jefferson, Lee, Mobile, Monroe, Morgan, Pike, Randolph, Sumter, Talladega, Tuscaloosa, Walker, Washington, Winston

Counties represented by specimen data listed below:

Herbaria represented by specimen data listed below: ALNHS, AUA, JSU, SAMF, TROY, UNA, USAM, UWAL

Range of years during which specimens were collected: 1878 - 1992

Barcode / Accession No. County Coll. Date Collector &
Collection No.
Herbarium &
Herbarium Name Used
Image
USAM000004827 Mobile 29 Nov 1980 LeLong, Michel G.
11909
USAM
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
TROY000010343 Coffee 31 Jul 2000 Martin, Brian H.
819
TROY
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
UWAL0038227 Mobile 08 Aug 1974 LeLong, Michel G.
8095
UWAL
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
TROY000033114 Escambia 08 Jul 2009 Hansen, Curtis J.
4093
TROY
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
USAM000004831 Baldwin 12 Sep 1980 LeLong, Michel G.
11459
USAM
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
AUA000042200 Baldwin 24 Aug 1926 Wolf, Wolfgang
2497
AUA
Eleocharis Microcarpa Torr.
UWAL0003293 Baldwin 27 Aug 2005 Spaulding, Daniel D.
12382
UWAL
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
JSU112044 Talladega 29 May 1999 Brodeur, Kristin R.
2193
JSU
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
JSU112043 Mobile 1 Jun 1998 Spaulding, Daniel D.
10297
JSU
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
USAM000004824 Mobile 22 Sep 1976 LeLong, Michel G.
9519
USAM
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
UNA00002305 Jackson 06 Jun 1980 Meigs, Russell A.
807
UNA
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
USAM000004829 Mobile 29 Nov 1980 LeLong, Michel G.
11909
USAM
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
UNA00002355 Cullman 09 Aug 1896 Mohr, Charles
s.n.
UNA
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
AUA000021471 Lee 6 Aug 1960 Beasley, Philip G.
AUA
Eleocharis Microcarpa Torr.
UNA00055938 Houston 23 Oct 1994 MacDonald, John R.
8119
UNA
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
USAM000004833 Baldwin 12 Sep 1980 LeLong, Michel G.
11459
USAM
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
TROY000010346 Dale 06 Jun 2000 Pennington, Tiffany
734
TROY
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
TROY000050232 Autauga 06 Nov 2020 Parker, Matthew R.
1913
TROY
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
AUA000021472 Pike 27 Sep 1988 Diamond, Alvin R.
5565
AUA
Eleocharis Microcarpa Torr.
SAMF0001072 Jefferson 24 Aug 1985 Davenport, Lawrence J.
2431
SAMF
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
TROY000030058 Butler 21 Sep 2008 Diamond, Alvin R.
20091
TROY
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
AUA000021467 Conecuh 8 Jul 2006 Diamond, Alvin R.
16639
AUA
Eleocharis Microcarpa Torr.
ALNHS00004846 Walker 12 Jul 2015 Spaulding, Daniel D.
14,334
ALNHS
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr. var. filiculmis Torr.
USAM000004821 Mobile 05 Jun 1978 LeLong, Michel G.
10280
USAM
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
UWAL0019829 Morgan 09 Sep 1989 Kral, Robert
77074
UWAL
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
UNA00002340 Mobile 06 Jul 1878 Mohr, Charles
s.n.
UNA
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
UWAL0035331 Escambia 07 May 2016 Horne, Howard E.
3146
UWAL
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey var. filiculmis Torrey
USAM000004836 Baldwin 12 Sep 1980 LeLong, Michel G.
11485
USAM
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
UNA00002231 Choctaw 10 Jul 1979 Haynes, Robert R.
7452
UNA
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
JSU112040 Etowah 2 Oct 1994 Hodge, Lesley M.
3975
JSU
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
UNA00002320 Winston 09 Sep 1978 Haynes, Robert R.
6894
UNA
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
UNA00002370 Hale 8 Sep 1979 Nieland, David L.
13
UNA
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
USAM000004835 Mobile 10 Oct 1977 LeLong, Michel G.
9933
USAM
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
UNA00002315 Autauga 31 May 1980 Meigs, Russell A.
681
UNA
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
UWAL0034225 Walker 12 Jul 2015 Spaulding, Daniel D.
14334
UWAL
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr. var. filiculmis Torr.
AUA000024840 Escambia 8 Jul 2009 Hansen, Curtis J.
4093
AUA
Eleocharis Microcarpa Torr.
UNA00002345 Mobile 15 Jul 1895 Mohr, Charles
s.n.
UNA
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
UWAL0003294 Monroe 18 Sep 2005 Kral, Robert
96855
UWAL
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
UNA00045876 Houston 22 Jul 1992 MacDonald, John R.
5112
UNA
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
USAM000004834 Baldwin 12 Sep 1980 LeLong, Michel G.
11459
USAM
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
UNA00002325 Tuscaloosa 06 Oct 1977 Bodkin, C.
133
UNA
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
JSU112037 Etowah 19 Jun 1994 Hodge, Lesley M.
2666
JSU
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
TROY000010341 Baldwin 27 Aug 2005 Spaulding, Daniel D.
12382
TROY
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
AUA000036727 Covington 21 Oct 2009 Hansen, Curtis J.
4482
AUA
Eleocharis Microcarpa Torr.
USAM000004841 Mobile 08 Aug 1974 LeLong, Michel G.
8095
USAM
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
UNA00002236 Tuscaloosa 11 Oct 1977 Caldwell, Richard D.
18
UNA
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
UWAL0011576 Bullock 18 Jul 2012 Dykes, Bailee
1029
UWAL
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
ALNHS00000086 Mobile 21 Jun 1998 Spaulding, Daniel D.
10313
ALNHS
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
USAM000004840 Mobile 07 Aug 1967 LeLong, Michel G.
3521.2
USAM
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
UWAL0043029 Baldwin 06 May 2003 Larsen, Harry S.
1215
UWAL
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
UNA00002201 Elmore 30 Aug 1980 Wiersema, John H.
2054
UNA
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
UWAL0038934 Covington 22 Oct 2009 Hansen, Curtis J.
4533
UWAL
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
USAM000004822 Mobile 12 Jun 1980 LeLong, Michel G.
11135
USAM
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
JSU112041 Jefferson 28 Aug 1985 Barber, J. Patrick
1715
JSU
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
UNA00002330 Choctaw 26 Jul 1978 Haynes, Robert R.
6758
UNA
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
JSU112039 Etowah 28 Aug 1994 Hodge, Lesley M.
3288
JSU
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
UNA00045770 Houston 05 Sep 1992 MacDonald, John R.
5393
UNA
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
TROY000028794 Sumter 10 Jul 2006 Keener, Brian R.
3150
TROY
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey var. filiculmis Torrey
USAM000004820 Mobile s.d. LeLong, Michel G.
9566
USAM
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
UNA00002335 Chilton 31 May 1980 Meigs, Russell A.
696
UNA
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
TROY000010347 Monroe 10 May 2000 Kral, Robert
89660
TROY
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
TROY000047209 Mobile 08 Aug 1974 Lelong, Michel G.
8095
TROY
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
USAM000004828 Mobile 29 Nov 1980 LeLong, Michel G.
11909
USAM
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
TROY000010345 Dale 06 Jun 2000 Woods, Michael
8146
TROY
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
JSU112036 DeKalb 11 Jul 1993 Spaulding, Daniel D.
5013
JSU
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
TROY000028232 Monroe 18 Sep 2005 Kral, Robert
96855
TROY
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
USAM000004832 Baldwin 12 Sep 1980 LeLong, Michel G.
11459
USAM
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
TROY000036058 Bullock 18 Jul 2012 Dykes, Bailee
1029
TROY
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
UNA00002236 Tuscaloosa 11 Oct 1977 Scofield, Richard H.
18
UNA
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
AUA000021469 Conecuh 25 Jul 1985 Diamond, Alvin R.
2644
AUA
Eleocharis Microcarpa Torr.
UWAL0031061 Escambia 28 Aug 1998 Kral, Robert
87798
UWAL
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
AUA000021468 Conecuh 8 Jul 1995 Diamond, Alvin R.
9626
AUA
Eleocharis Microcarpa Torr.
ALNHS00000087 Mobile 01 Jun 1998 Spaulding, Daniel D.
10297
ALNHS
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
UWAL0003295 Sumter 10 Jul 2006 Keener, Brian R.
3150
UWAL
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr. var. filiculmis Torr.
USAM000004826 Mobile 29 Nov 1980 LeLong, Michel G.
11909
USAM
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
TROY000010342 Coffee 17 Aug 2000 Martin, Brian H.
903
TROY
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
UNA00002325 Tuscaloosa 6 Oct 1977 Bodkin, C.
133
UNA
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
USAM000004830 Baldwin 12 Sep 1980 LeLong, Michel G.
11459
USAM
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
AUA000021470 Escambia 23 Sep 1985 Diamond, Alvin R.
AUA
Eleocharis Microcarpa Torr.
UNA00002370 Hale 08 Sep 1979 Nieland, David L.
13
UNA
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
UWAL0002376 Washington 09 Jun 2008 Spaulding, Daniel D.
12937
UWAL
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
UWAL0054238 Randolph 25 Aug 2019 Spaulding, Daniel D.
16056
UWAL
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr
JSU112038 Etowah 14 Sep 1994 Hodge, Lesley M.
3856
JSU
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
UNA00002360 Mobile _ Jul 1878 Mohr, Charles
s.n.
UNA
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
USAM000004823 Mobile 22 Sep 1976 LeLong, Michel G.
9519
USAM
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
UNA00002310 DeKalb 08 Aug 1980 Meigs, Russell A.
1123A
UNA
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
USAM000004825 Mobile 29 Nov 1980 LeLong, Michel G.
11909
USAM
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
TROY000010344 Conecuh 08 Jul 2006 Diamond, Alvin R.
16639
TROY
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
UNA00002241 Houston 13 Jun 1979 Wiersema, John H.
894
UNA
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
UNA00050282 Mobile 7 May 1996 Anderson, Loran C.
16336
UNA
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
USAM000004838 Baldwin 12 Sep 1980 LeLong, Michel G.
11459
USAM
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
JSU112035 Baldwin 4 Aug 1996 Kral, Robert
86385
JSU
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
UNA00001129 Jackson 05 Jul 1980 Haynes, Robert R.
8026
UNA
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
JSU112042 Mobile 21 Jun 1998 Spaulding, Daniel D.
10313
JSU
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
ALNHS00006469 Houston 02 Aug 2019 Barger, T. Wayne
SP#4704
ALNHS
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
USAM000004839 Mobile 04 May 1980 Scott, D.L.
181
USAM
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
UNA00002350 Mobile _ Jul 1866 Mohr, Charles
s.n.
UNA
Eleocharis microcarpa Torr.
USAM000004837 Mobile 22 Oct 1980 LeLong, Michel G.
11723
USAM
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
TROY000010348 Monroe 10 May 2000 Kral, Robert
89660
TROY
Eleocharis microcarpa Torrey
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