Rush / SedgeEleocharis sphacelata  

Kaya at Gibraltar Pines

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Eleocharis sphacelata at Gibraltar Pines - 11 Jan 2018
Eleocharis sphacelata at Gibraltar Pines - 11 Jan 2018
Eleocharis sphacelata at Gibraltar Pines - 11 Jan 2018
Eleocharis sphacelata at Gibraltar Pines - 11 Jan 2018
Eleocharis sphacelata at Gibraltar Pines - 11 Jan 2018
Eleocharis sphacelata at Gibraltar Pines - 11 Jan 2018
Eleocharis sphacelata at Gibraltar Pines - 11 Jan 2018

Identification history

Rush / Sedge Eleocharis sphacelata 1 Feb 2018 Justin Hurley Ley
Rush / Sedge Eleocharis sphacelata 1 Feb 2018 KenT1.4K

Significant sighting

MichaelMulvaney1.1K noted:
1 Feb 2018

This is a common coastal species but is now only known from six sites in the ACT. It is a species that we would like to get a few more ACT records for, so that we can take it off the rare plant list.

Author's notes

culms to around 7 mm across

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Location information

Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Rare or uncommon Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 11 Jan 2018 7:45 AM Recorded on
  • KenT Recorded by
  • Website Reported via
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