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Carex moorcroftii Falconer ex Boott
Determined by: L. K. Dai, Dec 2009
Sichuan: Batang Xian. Road from Litang to Batang. Glacial lake on S side of pass at Haizi Shan. Shore of lake and slope above lake; slope with scattered dwarf (0.5-1 m tall) shrubs of Salix and Rhododendron and Kobresia meadow around lake. 30°18'13"N, 99°33'27"E; 4500-4600 m.
Wet areas near lake and on lower slope above lake. Scales blackish purple; perigynia blackish purple, margins green; stigmas brown.
D. E. Boufford, B. Bartholomew, S. L. Kelley, R. H. Ree, H. Sun, J. P. Yue, L. L. Yue, D. C. Zhang & W. D. Zhu
36061 8 August 2006

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