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OrchidThelymitra sp.

A sun orchid at Mount Majura

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Thelymitra sp. at Mount Majura - 10 Nov 2017
Thelymitra sp. at Mount Majura - 10 Nov 2017
Thelymitra sp. at Mount Majura - 10 Nov 2017

Identification history

Orchid Thelymitra sp. 10 Nov 2017 TonyWood
Unidentified 10 Nov 2017 petersan

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TonyWoodFounding Explorer - TonyWood joined us in 2014! wrote:
   10 Nov 2017
Image 1 shows the column arms quite clearly, and to me appear to curve gently upwards, the column itself is pale blue and the apex reddish brown. The earlier posting showed the leaf which was quite broad and curved. All these characteristics suggest to me that it could be T. brevifolia. But I'm not certain, so for the moment might leave as Thelymitra sp. Others may have a view.

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Location information

Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • True In flower
  • 10 Nov 2017 Recorded on
  • petersan Recorded by

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