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Bossiaea buxifolia

Matted Bossiaea at Latham, ACT

Bossiaea buxifolia at Latham, ACT - 12 Oct 2018
Bossiaea buxifolia at Latham, ACT - 12 Oct 2018
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Identification history

Bossiaea buxifolia 14 Oct 2018 MichaelMulvaney
Bossiaea sp. 13 Oct 2018 BettyDonWood
Bossiaea prostrata 12 Oct 2018 Rosie

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Unsure of species. Roots in crevices between boulders or rocks.

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   13 Oct 2018
You need a photo showing the colour of the back of the flower and/or a clear photo showing whether there is a junction in the leaf stalk or not, to tell whether it is Bossiaea orostrata or the more common Bossiaea buxifolia.
   15 Oct 2018
Betty I enlarged a section showing the rounded small leaves of B. buxifolia

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Wallabia bicolor (Swamp Wallaby) at Latham, ACT - 29 Sep 2022 by Christine zz agaric (stem; gills not white/cream) at Latham, ACT - 26 May 2022 by trevorpreston Coltricia sp. at Latham, ACT - 26 May 2022 by trevorpreston Anzoplana trilineata (A Flatworm) at Latham, ACT - 26 May 2022 by trevorpreston Limax maximus (Leopard Slug, Great Grey Slug) at Latham, ACT - 26 May 2022 by trevorpreston Grylloidea (superfamily) (Unidentified cricket) at Latham, ACT - 26 May 2022 by trevorpreston Wallabia bicolor (Swamp Wallaby) at Latham, ACT - 25 May 2022 by dhkmapr Amorbus sp. (genus) (Eucalyptus Tip bug) at Latham, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by Tapirlord Dianella revoluta var. revoluta (Black-Anther Flax Lily) at Latham, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by Tapirlord Dodonaea viscosa subsp. angustissima (Hop Bush) at Latham, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by Tapirlord Galium gaudichaudii subsp. gaudichaudii (Rough bedstraw) at Latham, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by Tapirlord Lomandra filiformis subsp. coriacea (Wattle Matrush) at Latham, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by Tapirlord Gamochaeta americana (Cudweed) at Latham, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by Tapirlord Tolpis barbata (Yellow Hawkweed) at Latham, ACT - 31 Oct 2021 by pinnaCLE Vicia disperma (Two Seeded Vetch) at Latham, ACT - 31 Oct 2021 by pinnaCLE Urodacus manicatus (Black Rock Scorpion) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by tpreston Lenkunya virgata (Brown-streaked planarian) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by tpreston Lenkunya virgata (Brown-streaked planarian) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by tpreston Galium gaudichaudii subsp. gaudichaudii (Rough bedstraw) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by tpreston Dodonaea viscosa subsp. angustissima (Hop Bush) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by tpreston Cryptandra amara (Bitter Cryptandra) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by tpreston Bossiaea buxifolia (Matted Bossiaea) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by tpreston Limacus flavus (Yellow Cellar Slug) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by tpreston Limax maximus (Leopard Slug, Great Grey Slug) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by tpreston zz agaric (stem; gills not white/cream) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by trevorpreston Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Latham, ACT - 13 Jul 2021 by AlisonMilton Euphorbia oblongata (Egg-leaf Spurge) at Latham, ACT - 11 May 2021 by tpreston Euphorbia dallachyana (Mat Spurge, Caustic Weed) at Latham, ACT - 11 May 2021 by tpreston Panesthia australis (Common wood cockroach) at Latham, ACT - 11 May 2021 by tpreston Riccia sp. (Liverwort) at Latham, ACT - 11 May 2021 by tpreston Eragrostis curvula (African Lovegrass) at Latham, ACT - 25 Apr 2021 by pinnaCLE Amanita sp. (Amanita sp.) at Latham, ACT - 10 Feb 2021 by tpreston Calvatia sp. (a puffball ) at Latham, ACT - 10 Feb 2021 by tpreston Robshelfordia simplex (Shelford's Western Cockroach) at Latham, ACT - 10 Feb 2021 by tpreston Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Latham, ACT - 9 Feb 2021 by AlisonMilton Palimmeces habrophanes (A Concealer moth) at Latham, ACT - 8 Feb 2021 by AlisonMilton Anzora unicolor (Grey Planthopper) at Latham, ACT - 8 Feb 2021 by AlisonMilton Oechalia schellenbergii (Spined Predatory Shield Bug) at Latham, ACT - 8 Feb 2021 by AlisonMilton Paropsisterna cloelia (Eucalyptus variegated beetle) at Latham, ACT - 8 Feb 2021 by AlisonMilton Perga sp. (genus) (Sawfly or Spitfire) at Latham, ACT - 11 Sep 2020 by tpreston Resupinatus at Latham, ACT - 16 Aug 2020 by Caric zz Polypore (shelf/hoof-like) at Latham, ACT - 16 Aug 2020 by Caric Corticioid fungi at Latham, ACT - 10 Aug 2020 by Caric zz flat polypore - white(ish) at Latham, ACT - 10 Aug 2020 by Caric Corticioid fungi at Latham, ACT - 10 Aug 2020 by Caric Mycena sp. (Mycena) at Latham, ACT - 2 Aug 2020 by Caric Myxomycete - past plasmodial stage at Latham, ACT - 2 Aug 2020 by Caric Gomphrena celosioides (Gomphrena weed) at Latham, ACT - 6 May 2019 by JaneR Pholodes sinistraria (Sinister or Frilled Bark Moth) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Latham, ACT - 14 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Galium gaudichaudii subsp. gaudichaudii (Rough bedstraw) at Latham, ACT - 12 Oct 2018 by Rosie
Wallabia bicolor (Swamp Wallaby) at Latham, ACT - 29 Sep 2022 by Christine
zz agaric (stem; gills not white/cream) at Latham, ACT - 26 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Coltricia sp. at Latham, ACT - 26 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Anzoplana trilineata (A Flatworm) at Latham, ACT - 26 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Limax maximus (Leopard Slug, Great Grey Slug) at Latham, ACT - 26 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Grylloidea (superfamily) (Unidentified cricket) at Latham, ACT - 26 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Wallabia bicolor (Swamp Wallaby) at Latham, ACT - 25 May 2022 by dhkmapr
Amorbus sp. (genus) (Eucalyptus Tip bug) at Latham, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by Tapirlord
Dianella revoluta var. revoluta (Black-Anther Flax Lily) at Latham, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by Tapirlord
Dodonaea viscosa subsp. angustissima (Hop Bush) at Latham, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by Tapirlord
Galium gaudichaudii subsp. gaudichaudii (Rough bedstraw) at Latham, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by Tapirlord
Lomandra filiformis subsp. coriacea (Wattle Matrush) at Latham, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by Tapirlord
Gamochaeta americana (Cudweed) at Latham, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by Tapirlord
Tolpis barbata (Yellow Hawkweed) at Latham, ACT - 31 Oct 2021 by pinnaCLE
Vicia disperma (Two Seeded Vetch) at Latham, ACT - 31 Oct 2021 by pinnaCLE
Urodacus manicatus (Black Rock Scorpion) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by tpreston
Lenkunya virgata (Brown-streaked planarian) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by tpreston
Lenkunya virgata (Brown-streaked planarian) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by tpreston
Galium gaudichaudii subsp. gaudichaudii (Rough bedstraw) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by tpreston
Dodonaea viscosa subsp. angustissima (Hop Bush) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by tpreston
Cryptandra amara (Bitter Cryptandra) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by tpreston
Bossiaea buxifolia (Matted Bossiaea) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by tpreston
Limacus flavus (Yellow Cellar Slug) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by tpreston
Limax maximus (Leopard Slug, Great Grey Slug) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by tpreston
zz agaric (stem; gills not white/cream) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by trevorpreston
Macropus giganteus (Eastern Grey Kangaroo) at Latham, ACT - 13 Jul 2021 by AlisonMilton
Euphorbia oblongata (Egg-leaf Spurge) at Latham, ACT - 11 May 2021 by tpreston
Euphorbia dallachyana (Mat Spurge, Caustic Weed) at Latham, ACT - 11 May 2021 by tpreston
Panesthia australis (Common wood cockroach) at Latham, ACT - 11 May 2021 by tpreston
Riccia sp. (Liverwort) at Latham, ACT - 11 May 2021 by tpreston
Eragrostis curvula (African Lovegrass) at Latham, ACT - 25 Apr 2021 by pinnaCLE
Amanita sp. (Amanita sp.) at Latham, ACT - 10 Feb 2021 by tpreston
Calvatia sp. (a puffball ) at Latham, ACT - 10 Feb 2021 by tpreston
Robshelfordia simplex (Shelford's Western Cockroach) at Latham, ACT - 10 Feb 2021 by tpreston
Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Latham, ACT - 9 Feb 2021 by AlisonMilton
Palimmeces habrophanes (A Concealer moth) at Latham, ACT - 8 Feb 2021 by AlisonMilton
Anzora unicolor (Grey Planthopper) at Latham, ACT - 8 Feb 2021 by AlisonMilton
Oechalia schellenbergii (Spined Predatory Shield Bug) at Latham, ACT - 8 Feb 2021 by AlisonMilton
Paropsisterna cloelia (Eucalyptus variegated beetle) at Latham, ACT - 8 Feb 2021 by AlisonMilton
Perga sp. (genus) (Sawfly or Spitfire) at Latham, ACT - 11 Sep 2020 by tpreston
Resupinatus at Latham, ACT - 16 Aug 2020 by Caric
zz Polypore (shelf/hoof-like) at Latham, ACT - 16 Aug 2020 by Caric
Corticioid fungi at Latham, ACT - 10 Aug 2020 by Caric
zz flat polypore - white(ish) at Latham, ACT - 10 Aug 2020 by Caric
Corticioid fungi at Latham, ACT - 10 Aug 2020 by Caric
Mycena sp. (Mycena) at Latham, ACT - 2 Aug 2020 by Caric
Myxomycete - past plasmodial stage at Latham, ACT - 2 Aug 2020 by Caric
Gomphrena celosioides (Gomphrena weed) at Latham, ACT - 6 May 2019 by JaneR
Pholodes sinistraria (Sinister or Frilled Bark Moth) at Latham, ACT - 15 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Latham, ACT - 14 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Galium gaudichaudii subsp. gaudichaudii (Rough bedstraw) at Latham, ACT - 12 Oct 2018 by Rosie

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 Abundance
  • 12 Oct 2018 03:04 PM Recorded on
  • Rosie Recorded by

Additional information

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

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