Cyperus dactylotes Benth.
Fl.Austral. 7:273-274 (1878)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Thursday 4 November 1993

Shortly rhizomatous, tufted perennial, grass-like or herb (sedge), 0.4-1.2 m high. Fl. green-yellow-brown, May to Jul. Sandy loam, clay. Creek beds and in other damp habitats.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Central Kimberley, Dampierland, Murchison, Northern Kimberley, Ord Victoria Plain, Pilbara.

IBRA Subregions: Chichester, Fitzroy Trough, Hamersley, Hart, Mitchell, Ord, Ord-Victoria Plains P1, Pindanland, South Kimberley Interzone, Western Murchison.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Broome, Derby-West Kimberley, Halls Creek, Meekatharra.