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OrchidDiuris nigromontana

Black mountain leopard orchid at Gossan Hill

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Diuris nigromontana at Gossan Hill - 15 Oct 2015
Diuris nigromontana at Gossan Hill - 15 Oct 2015
Diuris nigromontana at Gossan Hill - 15 Oct 2015

Identification history

Orchid Diuris nigromontana 6 Nov 2015 MichaelMulvaney
Orchid Diuris sp. 1 Nov 2015 CathB
Unidentified 28 Oct 2015 jhr

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   28 Oct 2015
Images 1, 2 and 3 show D. nigromontana; image 4 is probably D. nigromontana, but could possibly be D. pardina; and image 5 looks like D. sulphurea.
   1 Nov 2015
I agree with Matt, so will have to leave it as Diuris sp.
   1 Nov 2015
Could confirm as D. nigromontana and get poster to repost image 5 separately??
   1 Nov 2015
Also the GPS location is very crook. I reckon image #4 is D. semilunulata. JHR are you able to manually correct the location of the sighting?
   1 Nov 2015
I wondered about image 4. The broadly rounded labellum side lobes and flowering time fits
   6 Nov 2015
John I have created three separate records for the three types of Donkey Orchid that were originally part of this record.

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Location information

Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Rare or uncommon Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 13 Abundance
  • 14 Oct 2015 Recorded on
  • jhr Recorded by

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