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Rush / Sedge / Mat RushCarex sp.

A sedge at Gossan Hill

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Carex sp. at Gossan Hill - 4 Jan 2018
Carex sp. at Gossan Hill - 4 Jan 2018
Carex sp. at Gossan Hill - 4 Jan 2018

Identification history

Rush / Sedge / Mat Rush Carex sp. 25 May 2018 MichaelMulvaney
Rush / Sedge / Mat Rush Carex inversa 6 Jan 2018 MichaelMulvaney
Unidentified 5 Jan 2018 michelle.nairn

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Author's notes

Some form of sedge growing in defined patches on Gossan Hill Nature Reserve.

2 comments

   6 Jan 2018
I think the seed-head is of an annual brome grass species. The sedge is a carex probably Carex inversa
michaelbMultiple Significant Sightings - michaelb has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - michaelb has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - michaelb joined us in 2014! wrote:
   6 Feb 2018
Michelle, could you possibly get a close-up of the seed-head of the sedge?
See this page for Carex inversa:
http://canberra.naturemapr.org/Community/Species/4657

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Anthochaera carunculata (Red Wattlebird) at Gossan Hill - 2 Sep 2018 by Alison Milton
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Acanthiza chrysorrhoa (Yellow-rumped Thornbill) at Gossan Hill - 2 Sep 2018 by Alison Milton
Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail) at Gossan Hill - 2 Sep 2018 by Alison Milton
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Glossodia major (Wax lip orchid) at Gossan Hill - 12 Oct 2016 by NickiTaws
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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 10cm to 30cm Plant size
  • 3 Jan 2018 Recorded on
  • michelle.nairn Recorded by

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