Triodia scariosa

Triodia scariosa, commonly known as porcupine grass,[3] is a species of grass native to arid southern Australia.[4]

Triodia scariosa
Triodia scariosa, spinifex country, Yelarbon IMG 20190607 121910.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Clade: Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Poaceae
Genus: Triodia
T. scariosa
Binomial name
Triodia scariosa

Conservation actionsEdit

Triodia scariosa occurs in several protected areas, including the Yathong Nature Reserve in New South Wales.[5]



  1. ^ "Triodia scariosa N.T.Burb". Atlas of Living Australia. Retrieved 11 June 2018.
  2. ^ Govaerts, R. et. al. (2019) Plants of the world online: Triodia scariosa. Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Retrieved 8 June 2019.
  3. ^ "Triodia scariosa - Porcupine Grass". Australian National Herbarium. Retrieved 11 July 2018.
  4. ^ "Triodia scariosa". Australian National Botanic Gardens and Centre for Australian National Biodiversity Research. Retrieved 11 June 2018.
  5. ^ Yathong Nature Reserve, Nombinnie Nature Reserve and Round Hill Nature Reserve: Plan of management (PDF). NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service (PDF). Government of New South Wales. November 1996. ISBN 0-7310-0845-6. Retrieved 11 June 2018.

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