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Typha sp.

Cumbungi at Commonwealth & Kings Parks

Typha sp. at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 2 Feb 2017
Typha sp. at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 2 Feb 2017
Typha sp. at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 2 Feb 2017
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Identification history

Typha sp. 5 Feb 2017 BettyDonWood
Typha sp. 5 Feb 2017 BettyDonWood
Typha orientalis 4 Feb 2017 JanetRussell

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2 comments

   5 Feb 2017
It is extremely difficult to tell Typha orientalis and Typha domingensis apart even in the hand, and impossible from a photo.
   5 Feb 2017
I think on balance the width and length of the flowering stalk and the general narrowness of the leaves suggest that is is most likely Typha domingensis.

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Grallina cyanoleuca (Magpie-lark) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 3 Feb 2020 by Alison Milton
Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 14 Jan 2020 by Alison Milton
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Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 14 Jan 2020 by Alison Milton
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Hydromys chrysogaster (Rakali or Water Rat) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 22 Jun 2019 by DGalwey
Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 8 Mar 2019 by JanetRussell
Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 25 Nov 2018 by RodDeb
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Acrocephalus australis (Australian Reed-Warbler) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 25 Nov 2018 by RodDeb
Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 8 Nov 2018 by JanetRussell
Hirundo neoxena (Welcome Swallow) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 8 Nov 2018 by JanetRussell
Acrocephalus australis (Australian Reed-Warbler) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 8 Oct 2018 by BIrdsinCanberra
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Pelecanus conspicillatus (Australian Pelican) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 6 Jul 2018 by JanetRussell
Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 2 May 2018 by Mike
Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 2 May 2018 by Mike
Porphyrio melanotus (Australasian Swamphen) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 2 May 2018 by Mike
Miscanthus sinensis (Chinese Fairy Grass) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 2 May 2018 by Mike
Oryctolagus cuniculus (European Rabbit) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 2 May 2018 by Mike
Anhinga novaehollandiae (Australasian Darter) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 22 Apr 2018 by SodaSav
Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 25 Jan 2018 by DonLimn
Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 21 Apr 2017 by Alison Milton
Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 21 Apr 2017 by Alison Milton
Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 2 Feb 2017 by JanetRussell
Carduus pycnocephalus (Slender Thistle) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 2 Feb 2017 by JanetRussell
Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 17 Sep 2016 by michaelb
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 17 Sep 2016 by michaelb
Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 17 Sep 2016 by michaelb
Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 17 Sep 2016 by RodDeb
Cyperus eragrostis (Umbrella Sedge) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 30 Jul 2016 by michaelb
Anhinga novaehollandiae (Australasian Darter) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 30 Jul 2016 by michaelb
Juncus sp. (A rush) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 30 Jul 2016 by michaelb
Threskiornis molucca (Australian White Ibis) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 30 Jul 2016 by michaelb
Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 30 Jul 2016 by michaelb
Hydromys chrysogaster (Rakali or Water Rat) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 26 Jul 2016 by JanetRussell
Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 26 Jul 2016 by JanetRussell
Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 11 Jun 2016 by Alison Milton
Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae (Silver Gull) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 8 Jul 2015 by michaelb
Porphyrio melanotus (Australasian Swamphen) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 8 Jul 2015 by michaelb
Microcarbo melanoleucos (Little Pied Cormorant) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 8 Jul 2015 by michaelb
Oryctolagus cuniculus (European Rabbit) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 10 Jul 2010 by Christine
Hydromys chrysogaster (Rakali or Water Rat) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 7 Jul 2006 by Harrisi
Hydromys chrysogaster (Rakali or Water Rat) at Commonwealth & Kings Parks - 7 Jul 2006 by Harrisi

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 2 Feb 2017 02:46 PM Recorded on
  • JanetRussell Recorded by

Additional information

  • True In flower
  • 1 metre to 5 metres Plant height

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