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OrchidCorunastylis clivicola    

8 Rufous midge orchid at Piney Ridge

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Corunastylis clivicola at Piney Ridge - 9 Mar 2020
Corunastylis clivicola at Piney Ridge - 9 Mar 2020

Identification history

Orchid Corunastylis clivicola 9 Mar 2020 MattM
Orchid Corunastylis clivicola 9 Mar 2020 AaronClausen

Significant sighting

  9 Mar 2020

Large population of this restricted and uncommon species

Author's notes

Easily ~100 plants in a mega colony that I stumbled across. They were super healthy due to recent rains. I have never seen so many C. clivicola in one area before.


MattM wrote:
   9 Mar 2020
Oh wow! What a beauty! I should go and have a gander there myself!
   9 Mar 2020
Also a few Speculantha coming up too Matt! I had about 20 mins today and really quickly found this mega colony.

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Location information

Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 9 Mar 2020 3:04 PM Recorded on
  • AaronClausen Recorded by
  • Website Reported via
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