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OrchidDiuris nigromontana   

Black mountain leopard orchid at Aranda Bushland

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Diuris nigromontana at Aranda Bushland - 4 Oct 2015
Diuris nigromontana at Aranda Bushland - 4 Oct 2015
Diuris nigromontana at Aranda Bushland - 4 Oct 2015

Identification history

Orchid Diuris nigromontana 5 Oct 2015 TonyWood
Orchid Diuris nigromontana 4 Oct 2015 MattM
Orchid Diuris sp. 4 Oct 2015 JasonC

2 comments

MattM wrote:
   4 Oct 2015
I'm pretty sure that's Diuris nigromontana. It's all over the place at Aranda. I must say, I really like the photos. I'd never noticed just how big the dorsal sepal is on the species. It's huge!!!! :D
TonyWood wrote:
   5 Oct 2015
Another example of how variable the species can be.

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Location information

Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Rare or uncommon Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 4 Oct 2015 8:45 PM Recorded on
  • JasonC Recorded by
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