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

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

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 1 metre to 5 metres Plant height
  • 18 Apr 2019 Recorded on
  • JaneR Recorded by

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