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Rush / SedgeCyperus lucidus  

2 Leafy flat sedge at Coree, ACT

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Cyperus lucidus at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018
Cyperus lucidus at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018
Cyperus lucidus at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018
Cyperus lucidus at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018

Identification history

Rush / Sedge Cyperus lucidus 6 Jan 2019 michaelb
Rush / Sedge Cyperus lucidus 23 Nov 2018 KenT

Significant sighting

  6 Jan 2019

New location of this locally rare species

Author's notes

Not sure about this one, initially I thought it was one of the weedy species but I can't place it as being one of those. I got lost in the key trying to figure out if the rachilla was winged or not.

1 comment

KenT wrote:
   6 Jan 2019
One culm was collected, pressed and dried then taken to the CSIRO herbarium where Dave Albrecht determined it to be Cyperus lucidus

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Nearby Sightings

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Bermius brachycerus (A grasshopper) at Coree, ACT - 2 Feb 2019 Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Coree, ACT - 2 Feb 2019 Synthemis eustalacta (Swamp Tigertail) at Coree, ACT - 2 Feb 2019 Heteronympha cordace (Bright-eyed Brown) at Coree, ACT - 7 Jan 2019 Chrysolarentia conifasciata (Broad-banded Carpet) at Coree, ACT - 7 Jan 2019 Epilobium billardierianum subsp. hydrophilum at Coree, ACT - 4 Dec 2018 Oedogonium sp. (A filamentous green algae) at Coree, ACT - 4 Dec 2018 Ptilogyna sp. (genus) (A crane fly) at Coree, ACT - 4 Dec 2018 Carex fascicularis (Tassel Sedge) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018 Synthemis eustalacta (Swamp Tigertail) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018 Cyperus sphaeroideus (Scented Sedge) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018 Austroargiolestes icteromelas (Common Flatwing) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018 Ranunculus repens (Creeping Buttercup) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018 Rubus anglocandicans (Blackberry) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018 Kuehneola uredinis (A rust fungus) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018 Pleurotaenium truncatum (A desmid freshwater algae) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018 Spirogyra sp. (A green filamentous algae) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018 Briza minor (Shivery Grass) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018 Ptilogyna sp. (genus) (A crane fly) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018 Phalaenoides tristifica (Willow-herb Day-moth) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018 Cyperus sanguinolentus (A Sedge) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018 Larinia sp. (genus) (Larinia orb weaver) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018 Griseargiolestes intermedius (Alpine Flatwing) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018 Ranunculus amphitrichus (Small River Buttercup) at Coree, ACT - 25 Oct 2018
Bermius brachycerus (A grasshopper) at Coree, ACT - 2 Feb 2019
Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Coree, ACT - 2 Feb 2019
Synthemis eustalacta (Swamp Tigertail) at Coree, ACT - 2 Feb 2019
Heteronympha cordace (Bright-eyed Brown) at Coree, ACT - 7 Jan 2019
Chrysolarentia conifasciata (Broad-banded Carpet) at Coree, ACT - 7 Jan 2019
Epilobium billardierianum subsp. hydrophilum at Coree, ACT - 4 Dec 2018
Oedogonium sp. (A filamentous green algae) at Coree, ACT - 4 Dec 2018
Ptilogyna sp. (genus) (A crane fly) at Coree, ACT - 4 Dec 2018
Carex fascicularis (Tassel Sedge) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018
Synthemis eustalacta (Swamp Tigertail) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018
Cyperus sphaeroideus (Scented Sedge) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018
Austroargiolestes icteromelas (Common Flatwing) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018
Ranunculus repens (Creeping Buttercup) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018
Rubus anglocandicans (Blackberry) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018
Kuehneola uredinis (A rust fungus) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018
Pleurotaenium truncatum (A desmid freshwater algae) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018
Spirogyra sp. (A green filamentous algae) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018
Briza minor (Shivery Grass) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018
Ptilogyna sp. (genus) (A crane fly) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018
Phalaenoides tristifica (Willow-herb Day-moth) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018
Cyperus sanguinolentus (A Sedge) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018
Larinia sp. (genus) (Larinia orb weaver) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018
Griseargiolestes intermedius (Alpine Flatwing) at Coree, ACT - 20 Nov 2018
Ranunculus amphitrichus (Small River Buttercup) at Coree, ACT - 25 Oct 2018

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Location

Location information

  • Coordinates 148.886194-35.278750
  • Places Coree, ACT

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Rare or uncommon Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 20 Nov 2018 7:02 AM Recorded on
  • KenT Recorded by
  • Website Reported via
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