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Common onion orchid at Cotter River, ACT

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Microtis unifolia at Cotter River, ACT - 13 Dec 2017
Microtis unifolia at Cotter River, ACT - 13 Dec 2017
Microtis unifolia at Cotter River, ACT - 13 Dec 2017
Microtis unifolia at Cotter River, ACT - 13 Dec 2017
Microtis unifolia at Cotter River, ACT - 13 Dec 2017
Microtis unifolia at Cotter River, ACT - 13 Dec 2017
Microtis unifolia at Cotter River, ACT - 13 Dec 2017
Microtis unifolia at Cotter River, ACT - 13 Dec 2017
Microtis unifolia at Cotter River, ACT - 13 Dec 2017

Identification history

Orchid Microtis unifolia 14 Dec 2017 TonyWoodFounding Explorer - TonyWood joined us in 2014!
Orchid Microtis sp. 14 Dec 2017 GlenRyanSignificant Sighting - GlenRyan has made a recognised, significant sighting!

Author's notes

Update to sighting 3387048 (Microtis sp.) with images showing more close-up detail of the flowers. (Wider shots and more notes on previous post). Hopefully this will add something to working out an ID. Cheers! Glen

2 comments

TonyWoodFounding Explorer - TonyWood joined us in 2014! wrote:
   15 Dec 2017
M. unifolia based on rectangular shaped labellum with crinkled margins (although it may become M. arenaria)
GlenRyanSignificant Sighting - GlenRyan has made a recognised, significant sighting! wrote:
   15 Dec 2017
Thanks Tony ;)

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Location information

Species information

  • Highly sensitive
  • Local Native

Sighting information

  • 2 Abundance
  • GlenRyan Recorded by
  • 13 Dec 2017 Recorded on
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