Electronic Flora of South Australia species Fact Sheet
Citation: L., Sp. Pl. 328 (1753).
Synonymy: J. plebeius R. Br., Prod. Fl. Nov. Holl. 259 (1810). , Juncus bufonius, Juncus tenuis
Common name: Toad rush.
Published illustration: Cunningham et al. (1982) Plants of western New South Wales, p. 177; Ross-Craig ( 1973) Drawings Brit. Pl. 30:1 .
Biology: Black recognised var. fasciculatus (Bertol.) Koch, Syn. Fl. Germ. Helv. edn 1, 2:732 (1837). The species is variable in many parts of its range and there are also probably some closely similar but distinct species in the group, which is in need of further study on a world basis. Possibly introduced in Australia or perhaps some forms native.
Author: Not yet available
State Herbarium of South Australia