Tufted annual, grass-like or herb (sedge), 0.05-0.7 m high, fruiting axis not winged; glumes 1.3-1.7 mm long, emarginate; stamens (2-)3. Fl. green-yellow/brown, Feb to Aug. Brown or red sand, red loam, alluvium. In claypans, along drainage lines and watercourses.
Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province.
IBRA Regions: Carnarvon, Central Kimberley, Central Ranges, Dampierland, Gascoyne, Gibson Desert, Great Sandy Desert, Great Victoria Desert, Little Sandy Desert, Murchison, Northern Kimberley, Pilbara, Victoria Bonaparte.
IBRA Subregions: Ashburton, Augustus, Berkeley, Cape Range, Carnegie, Central, Chichester, Eastern Murchison, Fortescue, Hamersley, Hart, Lateritic Plain, Mackay, Mann-Musgrave Block, Mitchell, Mount Eliza, Pindanland, Roebourne, Rudall, Trainor, Victoria Bonaparte P1, Western Murchison.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Broome, Carnarvon, Cue, Derby-West Kimberley, East Pilbara, Exmouth, Halls Creek, Karratha, Laverton, Leonora, Meekatharra, Mount Magnet, Murchison, Ngaanyatjarraku, Port Hedland, Sandstone, Upper Gascoyne, Wiluna, Wyndham-East Kimberley.
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