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

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Significant sighting

7 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.

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

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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
  • True In flower
  • 30cm to 1 metre Plant size
  • 20 Nov 2018 Recorded on
  • KenT Recorded by

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