(2495.) R. fusca, Roem. & Schultes, Syst. II., 81.

R. alba, ., fusca, Pursh, Fl. I., 49. Schoenus fuscus, Linn., Sp. II., 1664. Peat bogs and beaver meadows. Peat bogs, North Sydney, Cape Breton. (Macoun & Burgess.) Near Hampton, N.B. (Fowler, Cat.)

Hampstead; Trout Lake, Charlotte Co., N.B. (Brittain.) Beaver meadow, Hooper's Lake, North Hastings, Ont. (Macoun.) Lake Joseph, Muskoka Co., Ont. (Burgess.)

(2496.) R. alba, Vahl.; Hook., Fl. II., 233; Pursh, PI. I., 49.

Schcenus albus, Linn.; Michx., Fl. I., 5. Peat bogs and beaver meadows, extending from the Atlantic to the Pacific. Newfoundland. (Reeks.) North West Arm, Halifax, N.S. (Sommers, Cat.) Liscomb River, Guysboro Co., N.S. (Faribault.) Wet bogs near Sydney, Cape Breton. (Macoun.) Peat bogs, near Richi-bucto; border of Clifton Lake, N.B. (Fowler; Gat.) Charlotte Co., N.B. (Vroom.) Hampton, N.B. (Brittain.) Mer Bleue, Ont, and Lake Flora, Hull, Q. (Fletcher, Fl. Ott) Salt Lake, and Ellis Bay, Anticosti; Beaver meadow, Hooper's Lake, and rear of Samuel Baker's Farm, Huntingdon, North Hastings; Big Swamp, Murray, Northumberland Co.; border of South Lake, Snowden, Victoria Co., Ont.; marsh at Chicken Bay, Lake Huron. (Macoun.) Mossy bog, London, Ont., Parry Sound, Georgian Bay. (Burgess.) Shore of Home Lake, near Qualicum, and at Sproat Lake, Alberni, Vancouver Island. (Macoun.) Sitka. (Rothr. Alask.)

(2497.) R. capillacea, Torr., Fl. I., 55.

Schoenus setaceus, Muhl. Gram., 6. Beaver meadows, Hooper's Lake, and northward along the Hastings Road, Tudor, Hastings Co.; abundant in grassy places, Presqu'ile Point, Lake Ontario, and in a marsh at Owen Sound, Ont. (Macoun.) Niagara Falls, and London, Ont. (Burgess.)

(2498.) R. glomerata, Vahl.; Pursh, Fl. I., 48; Hook., Fl. II, 233.

Schoenus glomeraius, Linn.; Muhl. Gram. 8. S. capitellatus, Michx., Fl. I., 36.

Beaver meadow, Hooper's Lake, Hastings Road, and beaver meadow in rear of Samuel Baker's Farm, Huntingdon, Hastings Co., Ont. (Macoun.) Moon River, Muskoka Co.; and Parry Sound, Ont.

(Burgess.)