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Tuber spikerush at Rob Roy Range

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Eleocharis atricha at Rob Roy Range - 9 Jan 2001
Eleocharis atricha at Rob Roy Range - 9 Jan 2001
Eleocharis atricha at Rob Roy Range - 9 Jan 2001

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Significant sighting

14 Jul 2015

This sedge has not been recorded in the ACT since 1964. There is a 1935 record from near Tharwa, a 1950 record from Black Mountain and two 1964 records from Long Gully Raod

Author's notes

Flower/seed-head reddish in colour. Found with Spiranthes alticola.

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Nearby Sightings

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Microtis sp. (Onion Orchid) at Rob Roy Range - 8 Jan 2015 by michaelb Cyperus sphaeroideus (Scented Sedge) at Rob Roy Range - 8 Jan 2015 by michaelb Hypoxis hygrometrica (Golden Weather-grass) at Rob Roy Range - 24 Nov 2014 by member211 Hypoxis hygrometrica (Golden Weather-grass) at Rob Roy Range - 24 Nov 2014 by michaelb Microtis sp. (Onion Orchid) at Rob Roy Range - 24 Nov 2014 by michaelb Arthropodium milleflorum (Vanilla Lily) at Rob Roy Range - 24 Nov 2014 by michaelb Isotoma fluviatilis subsp. australis (Swamp Isotome) at Rob Roy Range - 18 Oct 2014 by michaelb Hypoxis hygrometrica (Golden Weather-grass) at Rob Roy Range - 18 Oct 2014 by michaelb Xerochrysum viscosum (Sticky everlasting) at Rob Roy Range - 18 Oct 2014 by michaelb Calotis anthemoides (Chamomile burr-daisy) at Rob Roy Range - 18 Oct 2014 by michaelb Isotoma fluviatilis subsp. australis (Swamp Isotome) at Rob Roy Range - 18 Oct 2014 by michaelb Eleocharis acuta (Common Spike-rush) at Rob Roy Range - 18 Oct 2014 by michaelb Harpobittacus australis (Hangingfly) at Rob Roy Range - 18 Oct 2014 by michaelb Poa labillardierei (Common Tussock Grass, River Tussock Grass) at Rob Roy Range - 15 Jun 2001 by michaelb Eragrostis trachycarpa (Annual Love Grass) at Rob Roy Range - 14 Jan 2001 by michaelb Eragrostis brownii (Common Love Grass) at Rob Roy Range - 14 Jan 2001 by michaelb Stellaria angustifolia (Swamp Starwort) at Rob Roy Range - 14 Jan 2001 by michaelb Spiranthes alticola (Mountain spiral orchid) at Rob Roy Range - 8 Jan 2001 by michaelb Cyperus sanguinolentus (A Sedge) at Rob Roy Range - 8 Jan 2001 by michaelb
Microtis sp. (Onion Orchid) at Rob Roy Range - 8 Jan 2015 by michaelb
Cyperus sphaeroideus (Scented Sedge) at Rob Roy Range - 8 Jan 2015 by michaelb
Hypoxis hygrometrica (Golden Weather-grass) at Rob Roy Range - 24 Nov 2014 by member211
Hypoxis hygrometrica (Golden Weather-grass) at Rob Roy Range - 24 Nov 2014 by michaelb
Microtis sp. (Onion Orchid) at Rob Roy Range - 24 Nov 2014 by michaelb
Arthropodium milleflorum (Vanilla Lily) at Rob Roy Range - 24 Nov 2014 by michaelb
Isotoma fluviatilis subsp. australis (Swamp Isotome) at Rob Roy Range - 18 Oct 2014 by michaelb
Hypoxis hygrometrica (Golden Weather-grass) at Rob Roy Range - 18 Oct 2014 by michaelb
Xerochrysum viscosum (Sticky everlasting) at Rob Roy Range - 18 Oct 2014 by michaelb
Calotis anthemoides (Chamomile burr-daisy) at Rob Roy Range - 18 Oct 2014 by michaelb
Isotoma fluviatilis subsp. australis (Swamp Isotome) at Rob Roy Range - 18 Oct 2014 by michaelb
Eleocharis acuta (Common Spike-rush) at Rob Roy Range - 18 Oct 2014 by michaelb
Harpobittacus australis (Hangingfly) at Rob Roy Range - 18 Oct 2014 by michaelb
Poa labillardierei (Common Tussock Grass, River Tussock Grass) at Rob Roy Range - 15 Jun 2001 by michaelb
Eragrostis trachycarpa (Annual Love Grass) at Rob Roy Range - 14 Jan 2001 by michaelb
Eragrostis brownii (Common Love Grass) at Rob Roy Range - 14 Jan 2001 by michaelb
Stellaria angustifolia (Swamp Starwort) at Rob Roy Range - 14 Jan 2001 by michaelb
Spiranthes alticola (Mountain spiral orchid) at Rob Roy Range - 8 Jan 2001 by michaelb
Cyperus sanguinolentus (A Sedge) at Rob Roy Range - 8 Jan 2001 by michaelb

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Location information

Species information

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

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • True In flower
  • 8 Jan 2001 Recorded on
  • michaelb Recorded by

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