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Eleocharis palustris

Family:Cyperaceae
Species:Eleocharis palustris (L.) Roem. & Schult.
Common Name:common spike rush
Habitat:Often emergent on edges of lakes, ponds, and rivers. Also in marshes and on floating vegetation in ponds.
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Graminoid
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Native, OBL (NWI), S5 (State Rank), G5 (Global Rank), CoC: 5
References:**

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

SupraordinalMonocots
Order Poales
FamilyCyperaceae
Genus Eleocharis
Species Eleocharis palustris (L.) Roem. & Schult. - common spike rush

Citation

Citation Eleocharis palustris (L.) Roem. & Schult.
Basionym: **
Type: **

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Albany1995 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Bronx  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Cattaraugus  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Cayuga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Cayuga1989 RCFS – accession # 10043
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Chautauqua1993 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Chautauqua  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Chenango  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Columbia  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Cortland1916 BKL – BKL00054424
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Delaware  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Dutchess  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Erie  BKL – BKL00054415
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Erie  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Essex  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Essex1958 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Franklin  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Fulton  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Fulton2007 NYS – 329
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  12/22/2009 - Donna Vogler
Fulton2007 FMCC – 329
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  12/22/2009 - Donna Vogler
Greene1936 BKL – BKL00054426
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Greene1936 GH
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Greene1893 GH
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Greene  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Hamilton  NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Hamilton  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Herkimer1936 BKL – BKL00054430
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Herkimer1949 BUPL
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Herkimer  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Jefferson1931 CONN
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis smallii
   
Jefferson1995 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Jefferson  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Jefferson1995 RCFS – accession # 10040
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Kings1879 BKL – BKL00054420
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Lewis2002 RCFS – accession # 12994
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Lewis  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Livingston  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Madison  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Monroe  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Montgomery2005 SUCO
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
Town of Minden  
Nassau  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Nassau1922 BKL – BKL00054417
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Oneida1900 GH
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Oneida  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Oneida1840 NY
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Onondaga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Orange  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Orange1935 GH
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Orange1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Orange1935 BKL – BKL00054429
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Oswego1970 RCFS – accession # 10451
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1997 RCFS – accession # 12086
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1998 RCFS – accession # 12277
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1999 RCFS – accession # 12757
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego2000 RCFS – accession # 12767
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego2000 RCFS – accession # 12768
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1928 BH
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
Werier (2017) voucher!; K.M. Wiegand 17158 3/6/2018 - David Werier
Oswego1922 BH
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
Werier (2017) voucher!; M.L. Fernald et al. 14188 3/6/2018 - David Werier
Oswego1939 BH
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
Werier (2017) voucher!; R.T. Clausen & W.A. Hinkey 4324 3/6/2018 - David Werier
Oswego1932 GH
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Oswego  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Oswego1922 GH
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Oswego1997 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Oswego1987 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Otsego  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Otsego2004 SUCO
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
Town of Decatur  
Putnam  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Putnam1999 BKL – BKL00054432
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1927 BKL – BKL00054433
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Queens1890 BKL – BKL00054422
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1926 GH
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Queens2002 BKL – BKL00021464
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rensselaer1997 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Rensselaer  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Richmond  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Rockland1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Rockland2000 BKL – BKL00012781
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Saratoga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Schenectady  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Schuyler  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Seneca1994 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Seneca1994 RCFS – accession # 10038
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Seneca1994 RCFS – accession # 10039
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
St. Lawrence1916 BKL – BKL00054431
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
St. Lawrence  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
St. Lawrence1988 ESF
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
  Anne Johnson
St. Lawrence1933 GH
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
St. Lawrence1990 ESF
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
  Anne Johnson
Steuben  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Suffolk1926 GH
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Suffolk  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Suffolk2001 BKL – BKL00018574
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1987 BKL – BKL00054412
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2008 BKL – BKL00095457
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2005 BKL – BKL00052155
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2001 BKL – BKL00018573
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Suffolk1936 BKL – BKL00054421
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1924 BKL – BKL00054418
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1921 BKL – BKL00054416
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1922 BKL – BKL00054419
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1973 OBPF – Log_num: 10063
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Suffolk1922 GH
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Suffolk1927 GH
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Suffolk1936 BUPL
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Suffolk1932 BKL – BKL00054425
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1909 BKL – BKL00054411
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1918 BKL – BKL00054414
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Sullivan1939 BKL – BKL00054428
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Sullivan  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Sullivan1931 BKL – BKL00054427
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Sullivan1931 GH
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Tioga1939 BKL – BKL00054423
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Tioga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Tompkins  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Ulster  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Ulster1938 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Warren  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Warren1932 CONN
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis smallii
   
Washington1918 BKL – BKL00054413
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis palustris
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Washington  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Wayne1989 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: Eleocharis smallii
   
Wayne  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Westchester  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   
Wyoming  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Eleocharis palustris
   

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymTypeNotes
Eleocharis glaucescens Eleocharis glaucescens (Willd.) Schult.   
Eleocharis palustris ssp. vigens Eleocharis palustris (L.) Roem. & Schult. ssp. vigens (L.H. Bailey) A. Haines   
Eleocharis palustris var. major Eleocharis palustris (L.) Roem. & Schult. var. major Sonder.   
Eleocharis palustris var. vigens Eleocharis palustris (L.) Roem. & Schult. var. vigens L.H. Bailey   
Eleocharis smallii Eleocharis smallii Britton