Little Plain Brown Sedges
This common name refers to only one genus.
These are sometimes called Little Plain Brown Sedges.
This genus is important for trout anglers. Many species of Lepidostoma
produce excellent hatches, especially in the West. Lepidostoma
can be very prolific in spring creek environments or smaller runoff streams with springs. Lepidostoma togatum
is the most important species of this genus in the East and Midwest. The West has several species that are important.