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Rush / SedgeCarex polyantha

A Sedge at Paddys River, ACT

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Carex polyantha at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Apr 2019
Carex polyantha at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Apr 2019
Carex polyantha at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Apr 2019

Identification history

Rush / Sedge Carex polyantha 19 Apr 2019 michaelb
Rush / Sedge Carex polyantha 19 Apr 2019 JaneR

Author's notes

Very dense tussock perched on gravel bar. No fruits evident, just a few senescent inflorescences present. Leaves scabrid margins, stem triangular. Occurring occasionally, in dense clumps of 1-5 tussocks, on high sand or gravel or rocky bars in main flowpath of Paddy's river,

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Hypericum japonicum (Creeping St John's Wort) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Apr 2019 Veronica anagallis-aquatica (Blue Water Speedwell) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Apr 2019 Persicaria hydropiper (Water Pepper) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Apr 2019 Myriophyllum verrucosum (Red water-milfoil) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Apr 2019 Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Mar 2019 Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Mar 2019 Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Mar 2019 Zosterops lateralis (Silvereye) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Mar 2019 Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Mar 2019 Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 Paralucia aurifer (Bright Copper) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 Synthemis eustalacta (Swamp Tigertail) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 Intellagama lesueurii (Eastern Water Dragon) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 Ischnura heterosticta (Common Bluetail) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 Bembix sp. (genus) (Unidentified Bembix sand wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 Tachinidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Bristle fly) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 Thereutria amaraca (Spine-legged Robber Fly) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 Dispar compacta (Barred skipper) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 Argiope protensa (Long-tailed Argiope) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 Acrida conica (Giant green slantface) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 Dicranolaius bellulus (Red and Blue Pollen Beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 Amegilla (Zonamegilla) asserta (Blue Banded Bee) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 Megachile (Eutricharaea) sp. (subgenus) (Leaf-cutter Bee) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 Pieris rapae (Cabbage White) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 Phalaenoides tristifica (Willow-herb Day-moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 Typha sp. (Cumbungi) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019 Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Paddys River, ACT - 10 Apr 2018
Hypericum japonicum (Creeping St John's Wort) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Apr 2019
Veronica anagallis-aquatica (Blue Water Speedwell) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Apr 2019
Persicaria hydropiper (Water Pepper) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Apr 2019
Myriophyllum verrucosum (Red water-milfoil) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Apr 2019
Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Mar 2019
Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Mar 2019
Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Mar 2019
Zosterops lateralis (Silvereye) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Mar 2019
Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Paddys River, ACT - 27 Mar 2019
Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019
Paralucia aurifer (Bright Copper) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019
Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019
Synthemis eustalacta (Swamp Tigertail) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019
Intellagama lesueurii (Eastern Water Dragon) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019
Ischnura heterosticta (Common Bluetail) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019
Bembix sp. (genus) (Unidentified Bembix sand wasp) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019
Ocybadistes walkeri (Greenish Grass-dart) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019
Tachinidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Bristle fly) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019
Thereutria amaraca (Spine-legged Robber Fly) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019
Dispar compacta (Barred skipper) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019
Argiope protensa (Long-tailed Argiope) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019
Acrida conica (Giant green slantface) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019
Dicranolaius bellulus (Red and Blue Pollen Beetle) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019
Amegilla (Zonamegilla) asserta (Blue Banded Bee) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019
Megachile (Eutricharaea) sp. (subgenus) (Leaf-cutter Bee) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019
Pieris rapae (Cabbage White) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019
Phalaenoides tristifica (Willow-herb Day-moth) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019
Typha sp. (Cumbungi) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Mar 2019
Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Paddys River, ACT - 10 Apr 2018

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Species information

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  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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