Cyperus sphaeroideus

Scented Sedge at Cook, ACT

Cyperus sphaeroideus at Cook, ACT - 31 Jan 2022
Cyperus sphaeroideus at Cook, ACT - 31 Jan 2022
Cyperus sphaeroideus at Cook, ACT - 31 Jan 2022
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Identification history

Cyperus sphaeroideus 1 Feb 2022 michaelb
Cyperus sphaeroideus 31 Jan 2022 drakes

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About 30 cm high. Mt Painter Reserve Wildflower Triangle marsh

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Hypericum gramineum (Small St Johns Wort) at Mount Painter - 2 Jan 2024 by CathB
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Rhagigaster ephippiger (Smooth flower wasp) at Mount Painter - 30 Dec 2023 by CathB
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Meritastis ursina (A Tortricid moth) at Mount Painter - 26 Dec 2023 by CathB
Onthophagus sp. (genus) (Dung beetle) at Mount Painter - 26 Dec 2023 by CathB
Tiphiidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Smooth flower wasp) at Mount Painter - 26 Dec 2023 by CathB
Lophyrotoma interrupta (Cattle Poisoning Sawfly) at Mount Painter - 26 Dec 2023 by CathB
Lophyrotoma interrupta (Cattle Poisoning Sawfly) at Mount Painter - 25 Dec 2023 by CathB
Phoroncidia sextuberculata (Six-knobbed Phoroncidia) at Mount Painter - 25 Dec 2023 by CathB
Thema psammoxantha (A concealer moth) at Mount Painter - 20 Dec 2023 by CathB
Trachymela sp. (genus) (Brown button beetle) at Mount Painter - 20 Dec 2023 by CathB
Tanychilus sp. (genus) (Comb-clawed beetle) at Mount Painter - 14 Dec 2023 by CathB
Tiphiidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Smooth flower wasp) at Mount Painter - 13 Dec 2023 by CathB
Thynninae (subfamily) (Smooth flower wasp) at Mount Painter - 13 Dec 2023 by CathB
Lemidia accincta (Clerid beetle) at Mount Painter - 13 Dec 2023 by CathB
Stephanopis sp. (genus) (Knobbly crab spider) at Mount Painter - 6 Dec 2023 by CathB
Euops sp. (genus) (A leaf-rolling weevil) at Mount Painter - 3 Dec 2023 by CathB
Oedaleus australis (Australian Oedaleus) at Mount Painter - 2 Dec 2023 by CathB
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Australiphthiria hilaris (Slender Bee Fly) at Mount Painter - 22 Nov 2023 by CathB
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Chrysididae (family) (Cuckoo wasp or Emerald wasp) at Mount Painter - 16 Nov 2023 by CathB
Fabriogenia sp. (genus) (Spider wasp) at Mount Painter - 16 Nov 2023 by CathB
Philobota productella (Pasture Tunnel Moth) at Mount Painter - 16 Nov 2023 by CathB
Philobota cretacea (A concealer moth) at Mount Painter - 16 Nov 2023 by CathB
Ledrinae (subfamily) (A Flat-headed Leafhopper) at Mount Painter - 15 Nov 2023 by CathB
Philobota undescribed species near arabella (A concealer moth) at Mount Painter - 8 Nov 2023 by CathB
Melyridae (family) (Soft-winged flower beetle) at Mount Painter - 7 Nov 2023 by CathB
Ogcodes basalis (A hunch-back fly) at Belconnen, ACT - 4 Nov 2023 by CathB
Tachystola stenoptera (A concealer moth) at Belconnen, ACT - 4 Nov 2023 by CathB
Monolepta minima (Leaf beetle) at Mount Painter - 4 Nov 2023 by CathB
Heteromastix sp. (genus) (Soldier beetle) at Mount Painter - 4 Nov 2023 by CathB
Thallis janthina (Fungus beetle) at Cook, ACT - 2 Jun 2023 by CathB
Oxyopes sp. (genus) (Lynx spider) at Cook, ACT - 24 Mar 2023 by CathB
Ditropidus pulchellus (Leaf beetle) at Cook, ACT - 21 Mar 2023 by CathB
Olbonoma triptycha (Chezela Group) at Cook, ACT - 28 Feb 2023 by CathB
Paropsisterna cloelia (Eucalyptus variegated beetle) at Cook, ACT - 28 Feb 2023 by CathB
Cadmus sp. (genus) (Unidentified Cadmus leaf beetle) at Cook, ACT - 28 Feb 2023 by CathB
Coccinellidae (family) (Unidentified lady beetle) at Cook, ACT - 28 Feb 2023 by CathB
Amyema miquelii (Box Mistletoe) at Cook, ACT - 28 Feb 2023 by CathB
Neola semiaurata (Wattle Notodontid Moth) at Cook, ACT - 9 Feb 2023 by CathB
Monophlebidae sp. (family) (Mealy Bugs) at Cook, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by CathB
Nabis sp. (genus) (Damsel bug) at Cook, ACT - 16 Jan 2023 by CathB
Glyphipterix perimetalla (Five-bar Sedge-moth) at Cook, ACT - 19 Dec 2022 by CathB
Leptotarsus (Macromastix) costalis (Common Brown Crane Fly) at Cook, ACT - 26 Nov 2022 by CathB
Trichocolletes sp. (genus) (Spring Bee) at Cook, ACT - 10 Nov 2022 by Tammy
Aradellus cygnalis (An assassin bug) at Cook, ACT - 24 Jul 2022 by CathB
Monolepta minima (Leaf beetle) at Cook, ACT - 13 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Gymnopilus junonius (Gymnopilus junonius) at Cook, ACT - 26 Apr 2022 by drakes
Heteronympha penelope (Shouldered Brown) at Cook, ACT - 15 Mar 2022 by drakes
Cyclosa sp. (genus) (Trashline Orbweaver) at Cook, ACT - 4 Mar 2022 by CathB
Nacoleia rhoeoalis (Spilomelinae) at Cook, ACT - 17 Feb 2022 by drakes
Haloragis heterophylla (Variable Raspwort) at Cook, ACT - 2 Feb 2022 by drakes
Adelium pustulosum (Darkling beetle) at Cook, ACT - 1 Feb 2022 by CathB
Epicyme rubropunctaria (Red-spotted Delicate) at Cook, ACT - 30 Jan 2022 by drakes
Lythrum hyssopifolia (Small Loosestrife) at Cook, ACT - 30 Jan 2022 by drakes
Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Cook, ACT - 25 Jan 2022 by drakes
Bombyliidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Bee fly) at Cook, ACT - 17 Jan 2022 by drakes
Cyperus sanguinolentus (A Sedge) at Cook, ACT - 17 Jan 2022 by drakes
Pinara cana (Neat Pinara) at Cook, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by CathB
Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Cook, ACT - 11 Jan 2022 by Tammy
Araneus circulissparsus (species group) (Speckled Orb-weaver) at Cook, ACT - 10 Jan 2022 by CathB
Anestia (genus) (A tiger moth) at Cook, ACT - 2 Jan 2022 by CathB
Chrysopidae (family) (Unidentified Green lacewing) at Cook, ACT - 2 Jan 2022 by CathB
Cadmus (Brachycaulus) ferrugineus (Leaf beetle) at Cook, ACT - 1 Jan 2022 by CathB
Dicranolaius villosus (Melyrid flower beetle) at Cook, ACT - 28 Dec 2021 by CathB
Caesia calliantha (Blue Grass-lily) at Cook, ACT - 28 Dec 2021 by CathB
Tetrigidae (family) (Pygmy grasshopper) at Cook, ACT - 21 Dec 2021 by CathB
Tetrigidae (family) (Pygmy grasshopper) at Cook, ACT - 21 Dec 2021 by CathB
Tetrigidae (family) (Pygmy grasshopper) at Cook, ACT - 18 Dec 2021 by CathB
Taxeotis intextata (Looper Moth, Grey Taxeotis) at Cook, ACT - 18 Dec 2021 by CathB
Caesia calliantha (Blue Grass-lily) at Cook, ACT - 15 Dec 2021 by SarahHnatiuk
Tetrigidae (family) (Pygmy grasshopper) at Cook, ACT - 6 Dec 2021 by CathB
Sphaerophoria macrogaster (Hover Fly) at Cook, ACT - 6 Dec 2021 by CathB
Perginae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified pergine sawfly) at Cook, ACT - 6 Dec 2021 by CathB
Cytaea severa (Severe Cytaea) at Cook, ACT - 2 Dec 2021 by CathB
Trifolium campestre (Hop Clover) at Cook, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by drakes
Sisyrinchium rosulatum (Scourweed) at Cook, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by drakes
Juncus bufonius (Toad Rush) at Cook, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by drakes
Drosera gunniana (Pale Sundew) at Cook, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by drakes
Isotoma fluviatilis subsp. australis (Swamp Isotome) at Cook, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by drakes
Plebs bradleyi (Enamelled spider) at Cook, ACT - 25 Oct 2021 by CathB
Heliocosma (genus) (A Tortricid moth) at Cook, ACT - 22 Oct 2021 by CathB
Tetrigidae (family) (Pygmy grasshopper) at Cook, ACT - 22 Oct 2021 by CathB
Isolepis sp. (Club-rush) at Cook, ACT - 22 Oct 2021 by CathB

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Location information

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 31 Jan 2022 07:41 AM Recorded on
  • drakes Recorded by

Additional information

  • 10cm to 30cm Plant height
  • True In flower

Species information

  • Cyperus sphaeroideus Scientific name
  • Scented Sedge Common name
  • Not Sensitive
  • Local native
  • Non-Invasive
  • Up to 1080.14m Recorded at altitude
  • 64 images trained Machine learning
  • In flower

Record quality

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  • More than one media file
  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
  • GPS evidence of location
  • Description
  • Additional attributes
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