Thomas M. Pullen Herbarium
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 University of Mississippi | Biology Department
Mississippi Plants Checklist
Fimbristylis Species
Each of the following have been documented for the state of Mississippi.
"Accepted Name" is the scientific name currently used in the USDA Plants Database.
Click on the Accepted Name to search the Pullen Herbarium Specimen Database.

Accepted Name: Fimbristylis annua (All.) Roemer & J.A. Schultes
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Fimbristylis autumnalis (L.) Roemer & J.A. Schultes
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Fimbristylis caroliniana (Lam.) Fern.
Source: 1971. Sida.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Fimbristylis castanea (Michx.) Vahl
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Fimbristylis decipiens Kral
Source: 1971. Sida.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Fimbristylis dichotoma (L.) Vahl
Source: 1971. Sida.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Fimbristylis littoralis Gaudich.
Source: 1971. Sida.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Fimbristylis miliacea (L.) Vahl
Source: Wieland, R.G., with C.T. Bryson, B. Sorrie, K. Gordon, S. Leonard, and J.T. Kartesz. 3 March 2003. Introduced Plants of Mississippi. Draft of list by Mississippi Natural Heritage Program and participating botanists.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Fimbristylis puberula (Michx.) Vahl
Source: 1971. Sida.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Fimbristylis puberula (Michx.) Vahl var. puberula
Source: John Kartesz. Personal communication. Often used to indicate the likely expression of a species within a state or province.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Fimbristylis schoenoides (Retz.) Vahl
Source: 1971. Sida.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Fimbristylis tomentosa Vahl
Source: 1971. Sida.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Fimbristylis vahlii (Lam.) Link
Source: Carter, J.R. 1978. A Floristic Study of the Delta National Forest and Adjacent Areas. Masters Thesis, Mississippi State Univerisity, Starkville.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

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