Spreading or almost prostrate, tufted annual, grass-like or herb (sedge), c. 0.05 m high, spikelets in dense head surrounded by 3 or more long involucral bracts; stamens 1-2. Fl. green-brown, Jul to Aug. Red sandy loam, silt. Along watercourses, claypans.
Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province.
IBRA Regions: Carnarvon, Dampierland, Great Sandy Desert, Pilbara, Victoria Bonaparte.
IBRA Subregions: Cape Range, Fitzroy Trough, Fortescue, Hamersley, McLarty, Roebourne, Victoria Bonaparte P1.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Derby-West Kimberley, East Pilbara, Halls Creek, Port Hedland, Wyndham-East Kimberley.
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