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Description

Open grassland species not uncommon on heavy basalt-derived soils. Flower heads are robust and 'chunky' looking, with spikelets enclosed within large straw-coloured glumes. Mature florets provide useful identification (see photos), with body of lemma turning golden brown (thus, Brown-backed Wallaby Grass). Lemma row of hair above callus (middle row) is variably complete, often hairs sparse across centre of the lemma surface. Awn strongly twisted and shining bronze colour.

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Date & Time

  2015-04-01 01:38 PM

Location

  -37.949489 , 144.195256

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NS Observation No. 551B6335ED2A89900400035C
Created 2015-04-01 02:17 PM (over 4 years ago)
Created By Chris Lindorff
Updated 2015-04-01 02:23 PM (over 4 years ago)
Updated By Chris Lindorff
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