Juncusliebmannii var. quitensis (Buchenau) Balslev
WCM Protologue Reference:
(Buchenau) Balslev, Fl. Ecuador 11: 40 (1979)
Stout plants with erect to slightly curving stems 1.2–2.5 mm in diam. Inflorescence of 2–3-flowered glomerules congested in 1–2 ±loose flower heads, with one terminal and the other in the axil of the lower bract and overtopping the terminal head..