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Key to families | Table of families and genera
1. Leaf blades elliptic to ovate, sharply toothed, 3-veined; spikes axillary; seeds striate ..... S. spinulosa
1' Leaves linear, entire or sparsely toothed in proximal 1/2, 1-veined; spikes terminal; seeds smooth
2. Spikes exceeding leaves, open in proximal 1/3, pistillate flowers well separated; base of leaf blade entire; seeds ± 2 mm ..... S. linearifolia
2' Spikes not exceeding leaves, dense in proximal 1/3, pistillate flowers crowded; base of leaf blade few-toothed; seeds 2.5–3 mm ..... S. paucidentata
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