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Asterella drummondii

1 A thallose liverwort at Black Mountain

Asterella drummondii at Black Mountain - 26 May 2020
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Asterella drummondii 28 May 2020 RWPurdie
Asterella drummondii 28 May 2020 RWPurdie

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RWPurdie wrote:
   28 May 2020
The bright green, small globular structures are the developing carpocephalums which will house the capsules; as they mature they will be held up on stalks. The purple warty pads on separate branches of the thallus contain the male sex organs or gametangia. (Information from C. Cargill, ANBG).

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Rutilia (Chrysorutilia) sp. (genus & subgenus) (A Bristle Fly) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Odontomyia sp. (genus) (Soldier fly) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Orthorhinus cylindrirostris (Elephant weevil) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Villa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Villa bee fly) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Phyllotocus rufipennis (Nectar scarab) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Rutilia sp. (genus) (A Rutilia bristle fly, subgenus unknown) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Macrotona securiformis (Inland Macrotona) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Amata (genus) (Handmaiden) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Neoscleropogon sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Amata (genus) (Handmaiden) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Tanychilus sp. (genus) (Comb-clawed beetle) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Sphex sp. (genus) (Unidentified Sphex digger wasp) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Gnaphosidae sp. (family) (Ground spider) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Scaptia (Scaptia) auriflua (A flower-feeding march fly) at Black Mountain - 13 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Stellaria pungens (Prickly Starwort) at Black Mountain - 18 Oct 2020 by HelenCross
Philobota sp near arabella (A concealer moth) at Black Mountain - 17 Oct 2020 by Liam.m
Asterella drummondii (A thallose liverwort) at Black Mountain - 10 Oct 2020 by MatthewFrawley
Asterella drummondii (A thallose liverwort) at Black Mountain - 28 Jul 2020 by RWPurdie
Melichrus urceolatus (Urn heath) at Black Mountain - 28 Jul 2020 by RWPurdie
Asterella drummondii (A thallose liverwort) at Black Mountain - 11 May 2020 by RWPurdie
Bovista (A puffball) at Black Mountain - 4 Apr 2020 by RWPurdie
Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Black Mountain - 11 Mar 2020 by RWPurdie
Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Black Mountain - 11 Oct 2018 by RWPurdie
Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Black Mountain - 4 Sep 2016 by JasonC
Hovea heterophylla (Common Hovea) at Black Mountain - 25 Aug 2016 by JasonC
Smicrornis brevirostris (Weebill) at Black Mountain - 11 Mar 2016 by galah681
Thysanotus tuberosus subsp. tuberosus (Common Fringe-lily) at Black Mountain - 22 Nov 2015 by galah681
Rytidosperma pallidum (Red-anther Wallaby Grass) at Black Mountain - 22 Nov 2015 by galah681
Chrysocephalum apiculatum (Common Everlasting) at Black Mountain - 24 Oct 2015 by galah681
Thysanotus patersonii (Twining fringe lily) at Black Mountain - 24 Oct 2015 by galah681
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Black Mountain - 24 Oct 2015 by galah681
Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Black Mountain - 24 Oct 2015 by galah681
Vittadinia muelleri (Narrow-leafed New Holland Daisy) at Black Mountain - 15 Feb 2015 by RWPurdie

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 26 May 2020 10:16 AM Recorded on
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