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Other Wildflower or HerbWahlenbergia sp.

Bluebell at Namadgi National Park

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Wahlenbergia sp. at Namadgi National Park - 7 Dec 2017
Wahlenbergia sp. at Namadgi National Park - 7 Dec 2017

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   13 Dec 2017
To ID Wahlenbergia to species level, you need a photo of a flower sideways on, so the ratio of floral tube to free lobes can be seen, and photos clearly showing stem hairs, if present, how the leaves are arranged on the stem, and the base of the plant, showing basal leaves, if present. I dioubt that Wahlenbergia ceracea would occur at such a low altitude as where your photos were taken.
RodDeb wrote:
   13 Dec 2017
When we took the pictures we had no idea of how difficult it is to identify plants thanks for trying

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Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Namadgi National Park - 26 Aug 2020 by RodDeb
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Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail) at Namadgi National Park - 29 Jul 2020 by RodDeb
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Psephotus haematonotus (Red-rumped Parrot) at Namadgi National Park - 29 Jul 2020 by RodDeb
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Smicrornis brevirostris (Weebill) at Namadgi National Park - 29 Jul 2020 by RodDeb
Acanthiza reguloides (Buff-rumped Thornbill) at Namadgi National Park - 29 Jul 2020 by RodDeb
Hirundo neoxena (Welcome Swallow) at Namadgi National Park - 29 Jul 2020 by RodDeb
Phallus rubicundus (A stinkhorn fungus) at Namadgi National Park - 14 Apr 2020 by nath_kay
Palirika decora (A beefly) at Namadgi National Park - 17 Jan 2020 by rawshorty
Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike) at Namadgi National Park - 3 Dec 2019 by Marthijn
Artamus superciliosus (White-browed Woodswallow) at Namadgi National Park - 3 Dec 2019 by Marthijn
Gerygone fusca (Western Gerygone) at Namadgi National Park - 3 Dec 2019 by Marthijn
Philemon corniculatus (Noisy Friarbird) at Namadgi National Park - 18 Nov 2019 by MatthewFrawley
Cincloramphus mathewsi (Rufous Songlark) at Namadgi National Park - 18 Nov 2019 by MatthewFrawley
Artamus superciliosus (White-browed Woodswallow) at Namadgi National Park - 18 Nov 2019 by MatthewFrawley
Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike) at Namadgi National Park - 18 Nov 2019 by MatthewFrawley
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Artamus cyanopterus (Dusky Woodswallow) at Namadgi National Park - 21 Apr 2019 by BIrdsinCanberra
Smicrornis brevirostris (Weebill) at Namadgi National Park - 21 Apr 2019 by BIrdsinCanberra
Scopula rubraria (Reddish Wave) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Apr 2019 by SWishart
Caligavis chrysops (Yellow-faced Honeyeater) at Namadgi National Park - 17 Mar 2019 by RodDeb
Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Namadgi National Park - 11 Feb 2019 by Christine
Merops ornatus (Rainbow Bee-eater) at Namadgi National Park - 24 Jan 2019 by RodDeb
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Prodiaphania sp. (genus) (A Tachinid fly) at Namadgi National Park - 24 Jan 2019 by RodDeb
Falco longipennis (Australian Hobby) at Namadgi National Park - 6 Jan 2019 by KumikoCallaway
Austrogomphus cornutus (Unicorn Hunter) at Namadgi National Park - 3 Jan 2019 by JohnBundock
Ptilotula penicillatus (White-plumed Honeyeater) at Namadgi National Park - 19 Dec 2018 by RodDeb
Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Namadgi National Park - 15 Dec 2018 by KumikoCallaway
Litoria peronii (Peron's Tree-frog) at Namadgi National Park - 15 Dec 2018 by KumikoCallaway
Crinia parinsignifera (Plains Froglet) at Namadgi National Park - 15 Dec 2018 by RyuCallaway
Lalage tricolor (White-winged Triller) at Namadgi National Park - 12 Nov 2018 by RodDeb
Artamus cyanopterus (Dusky Woodswallow) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Nov 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Namadgi National Park - 18 Oct 2018 by RodDeb
Corcorax melanorhamphos (White-winged Chough) at Namadgi National Park - 18 Oct 2018 by RodDeb
Philemon corniculatus (Noisy Friarbird) at Namadgi National Park - 18 Oct 2018 by RodDeb
Platycercus eximius (Eastern Rosella) at Namadgi National Park - 18 Oct 2018 by RodDeb
Goniaea australasiae (Gumleaf grasshopper) at Namadgi National Park - 18 Oct 2018 by RodDeb
Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike) at Namadgi National Park - 18 Oct 2018 by RodDeb
Theseus modestus (Gum tree shield bug) at Namadgi National Park - 18 Oct 2018 by RodDeb
Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail) at Namadgi National Park - 18 Oct 2018 by RodDeb
Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Namadgi National Park - 24 Aug 2018 by RodDeb
Acanthiza reguloides (Buff-rumped Thornbill) at Namadgi National Park - 25 Apr 2018 by RodDeb
Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Namadgi National Park - 25 Apr 2018 by RodDeb
Cracticus torquatus (Grey Butcherbird) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Apr 2018 by RodDeb
Accipiter cirrocephalus (Collared Sparrowhawk) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Apr 2018 by RodDeb
Anthrenus verbasci (Varied (or Variegated) Carpet Beetle) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Apr 2018 by RodDeb
Artamus cyanopterus (Dusky Woodswallow) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Apr 2018 by RodDeb
Ptilotula penicillatus (White-plumed Honeyeater) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Apr 2018 by RodDeb
Psephotus haematonotus (Red-rumped Parrot) at Namadgi National Park - 20 Apr 2018 by RodDeb
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Aphelocephala leucopsis (Southern Whiteface) at Namadgi National Park - 5 Mar 2018 by TyrieStarrs
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Macrotona australis (Common Macrotona Grasshopper) at Namadgi National Park - 1 Feb 2018 by RodDeb
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Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Namadgi National Park - 6 Jan 2018 by JohnBundock
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Namadgi National Park - 14 Dec 2017 by RodDeb
Cormobates leucophaea (White-throated Treecreeper) at Namadgi National Park - 7 Dec 2017 by RodDeb
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Lalage tricolor (White-winged Triller) at Namadgi National Park - 7 Dec 2017 by RodDeb
Anas superciliosa (Pacific Black Duck) at Namadgi National Park - 3 Dec 2017 by Alison Milton
Oriolus sagittatus (Olive-backed Oriole) at Namadgi National Park - 3 Dec 2017 by Alison Milton
Cincloramphus mathewsi (Rufous Songlark) at Namadgi National Park - 3 Dec 2017 by Alison Milton
Chelodina longicollis (Eastern Long-neck Turtle) at Namadgi National Park - 23 Oct 2017 by roymcd
Chelodina longicollis (Eastern Long-neck Turtle) at Namadgi National Park - 12 Aug 2017 by JohnBundock
Anas gracilis (Grey Teal) at Namadgi National Park - 3 May 2017 by JohnBundock
Austracantha minax (Christmas Spider, Jewel Spider) at Namadgi National Park - 26 Feb 2017 by JohnBundock
Elseyornis melanops (Black-fronted Dotterel) at Namadgi National Park - 26 Feb 2017 by JohnBundock

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • True In flower
  • 10cm to 30cm Plant height
  • 7 Dec 2017 Recorded on
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