Feather Spear-grass
Seed Head, close up
Murray Mallee Region
Echidna Grass
Echidna Grass (Triodia scariosa)Class: Plants (Plantae) - Land Plants (Charophyta) - Land Plants (Equisetopsida) - Other Small Plants
Order: Grasses & Sedges (Poales)
Family: Grass (Poaceae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Echidna Grass (Triodia scariosa)
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Other names: Porcupine Grass or Spinifex

Thank you Darren Schmitke for identifying this species for us

General Species Information:
Found in the Murray Mallee SA, Riverland and possibly elsewhere

Copyright © 2019-2021 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 20-Oct-2019
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)