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Cheilanthes sieberi

Rock fern at Attunga Point

Cheilanthes sieberi at Attunga Point - 1 Feb 2019
Cheilanthes sieberi at Attunga Point - 1 Feb 2019
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Identification history

Cheilanthes sieberi 3 Feb 2019 dcnicholls
Cheilanthes sieberi 3 Feb 2019 ruthkerruish

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Author's notes

The oval of ferns surrounding a slab of rock covered with lichens - good source of miosture!

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dcnicholls wrote:
   4 Feb 2019
It's a bit tricky to distinguish between C. sieberi and the dry area form of C. austrotenuifolia, (if indeed there is a difference). Probably C. sieberi.

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Centaurium sp. (Centaury) at Attunga Point - 14 Apr 2019 by ruthkerruish Centaurium sp. (Centaury) at Attunga Point - 31 Jan 2019 by ruthkerruish Panicum effusum (Hairy Panic Grass) at Attunga Point - 31 Jan 2019 by ruthkerruish Bossiaea buxifolia (Bush Pea) at Attunga Point - 31 Jan 2019 by ruthkerruish Einadia nutans subsp. nutans (Climbing Saltbush) at Attunga Point - 31 Jan 2019 by ruthkerruish Rutidosis leptorhynchoides (Button wrinklewort) at Attunga Point - 31 Jan 2019 by ruthkerruish Hypericum perforatum (St John's Wort) at Attunga Point - 31 Jan 2019 by ruthkerruish Oxalis sp. (Wood Sorrel) at Attunga Point - 31 Jan 2019 by ruthkerruish Acaena echinata (Sheeps Burr) at Attunga Point - 31 Jan 2019 by ruthkerruish Rutidosis leptorhynchoides (Button wrinklewort) at Attunga Point - 22 Dec 2018 by jpittock Rutidosis leptorhynchoides (Button wrinklewort) at Attunga Point - 22 Dec 2018 by jpittock Rutidosis leptorhynchoides (Button wrinklewort) at Attunga Point - 22 Dec 2018 by jpittock Rutidosis leptorhynchoides (Button wrinklewort) at Attunga Point - 21 Dec 2018 by jpittock Dianella revoluta var. revoluta (Black-anther Flax Lily) at Attunga Point - 5 Oct 2018 by ruthkerruish Cryptandra amara (Bitter cryptandra) at Attunga Point - 5 Oct 2018 by ruthkerruish Parmeliaceae (A lichen family) at Attunga Point - 5 Oct 2018 by ruthkerruish Themeda triandra (Kangaroo Grass) at Attunga Point - 5 Oct 2018 by ruthkerruish Senecio quadridentatus (Cotton Fireweed) at Attunga Point - 5 Oct 2018 by ruthkerruish Chrysocephalum apiculatum (Common Everlasting) at Attunga Point - 5 Oct 2018 by ruthkerruish Daviesia mimosoides (Bitter Pea) at Attunga Point - 5 Oct 2018 by ruthkerruish Acacia boormanii (Snowy River Wattle) at Attunga Point - 5 Oct 2018 by ruthkerruish Austrostipa scabra subsp. falcata (Rough Speargrass, Slender Speargrass) at Attunga Point - 5 Oct 2018 by ruthkerruish Daviesia mimosoides (Bitter Pea) at Attunga Point - 30 Sep 2018 by ruthkerruish Rutidosis leptorhynchoides (Button wrinklewort) at Attunga Point - 9 Mar 2016 by michaelb Hedera helix (Ivy) at Attunga Point - 9 Mar 2016 by michaelb Rutidosis leptorhynchoides (Button wrinklewort) at Attunga Point - 4 Feb 2016 by MichaelMulvaney Cheilanthes distans (Bristly cloak fern) at Attunga Point - 4 Feb 2016 by MichaelMulvaney
Centaurium sp. (Centaury) at Attunga Point - 14 Apr 2019 by ruthkerruish
Centaurium sp. (Centaury) at Attunga Point - 31 Jan 2019 by ruthkerruish
Panicum effusum (Hairy Panic Grass) at Attunga Point - 31 Jan 2019 by ruthkerruish
Bossiaea buxifolia (Bush Pea) at Attunga Point - 31 Jan 2019 by ruthkerruish
Einadia nutans subsp. nutans (Climbing Saltbush) at Attunga Point - 31 Jan 2019 by ruthkerruish
Rutidosis leptorhynchoides (Button wrinklewort) at Attunga Point - 31 Jan 2019 by ruthkerruish
Hypericum perforatum (St John's Wort) at Attunga Point - 31 Jan 2019 by ruthkerruish
Oxalis sp. (Wood Sorrel) at Attunga Point - 31 Jan 2019 by ruthkerruish
Acaena echinata (Sheeps Burr) at Attunga Point - 31 Jan 2019 by ruthkerruish
Rutidosis leptorhynchoides (Button wrinklewort) at Attunga Point - 22 Dec 2018 by jpittock
Rutidosis leptorhynchoides (Button wrinklewort) at Attunga Point - 22 Dec 2018 by jpittock
Rutidosis leptorhynchoides (Button wrinklewort) at Attunga Point - 22 Dec 2018 by jpittock
Rutidosis leptorhynchoides (Button wrinklewort) at Attunga Point - 21 Dec 2018 by jpittock
Dianella revoluta var. revoluta (Black-anther Flax Lily) at Attunga Point - 5 Oct 2018 by ruthkerruish
Cryptandra amara (Bitter cryptandra) at Attunga Point - 5 Oct 2018 by ruthkerruish
Parmeliaceae (A lichen family) at Attunga Point - 5 Oct 2018 by ruthkerruish
Themeda triandra (Kangaroo Grass) at Attunga Point - 5 Oct 2018 by ruthkerruish
Senecio quadridentatus (Cotton Fireweed) at Attunga Point - 5 Oct 2018 by ruthkerruish
Chrysocephalum apiculatum (Common Everlasting) at Attunga Point - 5 Oct 2018 by ruthkerruish
Daviesia mimosoides (Bitter Pea) at Attunga Point - 5 Oct 2018 by ruthkerruish
Acacia boormanii (Snowy River Wattle) at Attunga Point - 5 Oct 2018 by ruthkerruish
Austrostipa scabra subsp. falcata (Rough Speargrass, Slender Speargrass) at Attunga Point - 5 Oct 2018 by ruthkerruish
Daviesia mimosoides (Bitter Pea) at Attunga Point - 30 Sep 2018 by ruthkerruish
Rutidosis leptorhynchoides (Button wrinklewort) at Attunga Point - 9 Mar 2016 by michaelb
Hedera helix (Ivy) at Attunga Point - 9 Mar 2016 by michaelb
Rutidosis leptorhynchoides (Button wrinklewort) at Attunga Point - 4 Feb 2016 by MichaelMulvaney
Cheilanthes distans (Bristly cloak fern) at Attunga Point - 4 Feb 2016 by MichaelMulvaney

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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  • 101 - 1,000 Abundance
  • 1 Feb 2019 10:00 AM Recorded on
  • ruthkerruish Recorded by

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  • 10cm to 30cm Plant height

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