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Eleocharis acuta

Common Spike-rush at Majura, ACT

Eleocharis acuta at Majura, ACT - 8 Mar 2019
Eleocharis acuta at Majura, ACT - 8 Mar 2019
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Identification history

Eleocharis acuta 9 Mar 2019 michaelb
Eleocharis acuta 8 Mar 2019 JaneR

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Author's notes

Formed a dense fringe around edge of farm dam, extending from shallow war to dry soils about 30-40 cm above water level. Eleocharis dominates the fringe, which is mono-specific, except on south-eastern side where there is a mix of forbs.

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Gratiola pumilo (A brooklime) at Majura, ACT - 13 Jan 2021 by JaneR
Hibbertia obtusifolia (Grey Guinea-flower) at Majura, ACT - 5 Oct 2020 by JaneR
Schoenus apogon (Common Bog Sedge) at Majura, ACT - 10 Sep 2020 by JaneR
Centrolepis strigosa (Hairy centrolepis) at Majura, ACT - 3 Aug 2020 by JaneR
Juncus capitatus (Dwarf Rush) at Majura, ACT - 7 Jun 2020 by JaneR
Riccia cartilaginosa (Liverwort) at Majura, ACT - 2 Apr 2020 by JaneR
Solenogyne dominii (Smooth Solenogyne) at Majura, ACT - 2 Apr 2020 by JaneR
Alternanthera denticulata (Lesser Joyweed) at Majura, ACT - 4 Nov 2019 by JaneR
Alternanthera sp. A Flora of NSW (M. Gray 5187) J. Palmer at Majura, ACT - 3 Apr 2019 by JaneR
Gratiola pumilio (A brooklime) at Majura, ACT - 8 Mar 2019 by JaneR
Isotoma fluviatilis subsp. australis (Swamp Isotome) at Majura, ACT - 8 Mar 2019 by JaneR
Cyperus sanguinolentus (A Sedge) at Majura, ACT - 8 Mar 2019 by JaneR
Dolomedes sp. (genus) (Fishing spider) at Majura, ACT - 8 Mar 2019 by JaneR
Ottelia ovalifolia subsp. ovalifolia (Swamp Lily) at Majura, ACT - 8 Mar 2019 by JaneR
Isotoma fluviatilis subsp. australis (Swamp Isotome) at Majura, ACT - 30 Mar 2018 by JaneR

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 101 - 1,000 Abundance
  • 8 Mar 2019 05:58 PM Recorded on
  • JaneR Recorded by

Additional information

  • 30cm to 1 metre Plant height
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