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Caladenia sp.

O'Connor, ACT

Caladenia sp. at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Oct 2016
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Identification history

Caladenia sp. 2 Dec 2016 TobiasHayashi
Caladenia sp. 2 Dec 2016 TobiasHayashi
Caladenia fuscata 31 Oct 2016 JanetRussell

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3 comments

CathB wrote:
   1 Nov 2016
It's hard to see clearly, but this seems to have unusually long teeth along the sides of the labellum.
   1 Nov 2016
I have looked at this and I think i made an assumption that this was an aged C.fuscata. (Note to self - don't make assumptions.) I am unable add anything else except to say that the three we saw were that day were all single flowers.
   3 Dec 2016
Yes it looks quite odd. I shall confirm it as Caladenia sp. as I am not sure that it is obviously C. fuscata.

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Location information

Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 2 Abundance
  • 29 Oct 2016 11:28 AM Recorded on
  • JanetRussell Recorded by

Additional information

  • True In flower
  • 10cm to 30cm Plant height

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