Native. Perennial. C3.
Family. Poaceae (Grass family).
Alternative names: Danthonia auriculata, Austrodanthonia auriculata.
Lobed Wallaby-grass is not often recorded.
It resembles Hill Wallaby-grass, except for the lobes on the lemmas, and close examination is needed to separate the two grasses.
auriculatum: referring to the auricle (ear) at the sides of the lemma.
1: Lemma with side lobes visible. Underneath view, showing the palea 2: Branched flower cluster (a panicle). 3: A spikelet with the glumes removed.