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Trichophorum pumilum (Vahl) Schinz & Thell.
Rolland's bulrush

General Information
Symbol: TRPU18
Group: Monocot
Family: Cyperaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Graminoid
Native Status: AK   N
L48   N
Data Source and Documentation
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green round image for nativity Native blue round image for introduced Introduced ocre round image for introduced and nativity Both white round image for no status Absent/Unreported
image for native, but no county data Native, No County Data image for introduced, but no county data Introduced, No County Data both introduced and native, but no county data Both, No County Data
Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   




Symbol Scientific Name
BAPU4 Baeothryon pumilum (Vahl) Á. Löve & D. Löve
SCPU11 Scirpus pumilus Vahl
SCPUR Scirpus pumilus Vahl ssp. rollandii (Fernald) Raymond
SCPUR2 Scirpus pumilus Vahl var. rollandii (Fernald) Beetle
SCRO3 Scirpus rollandii Fernald
TRPUR3 Trichophorum pumilum (Vahl) Schinz & Thell. ssp. rollandii (Fernald) Roy L. Taylor & MacBryde
TRPUR2 Trichophorum pumilum (Vahl) Schinz & Thell. var. rollandii (Fernald) Hultén
TRRO6 Trichophorum rollandii (Fernald) Hultén


Click on a scientific name below to expand it in the PLANTS Classification Report.
Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Liliopsida – Monocotyledons
Subclass Commelinidae
Order Cyperales
Family Cyperaceae – Sedge family
Genus Trichophorum Pers. – bulrush
Species Trichophorum pumilum (Vahl) Schinz & Thell. – Rolland's bulrush

Subordinate Taxa

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Legal Status

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

North America
Alaska OBL
Arid West FACW
Great Plains OBL
Western Mountains, Valleys, and Coast FACW



Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds


Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds

Description of Values

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