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Chiloglottis cornuta

Green Bird orchid at Monga, NSW

Chiloglottis cornuta at Monga, NSW - 17 Nov 2019
Chiloglottis cornuta at Monga, NSW - 17 Nov 2019
Chiloglottis cornuta at Monga, NSW - 17 Nov 2019
Chiloglottis cornuta at Monga, NSW - 17 Nov 2019
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Identification history

Chiloglottis cornuta 12 Nov 2021 DavidL.Jones
Chiloglottis cornuta 3 Nov 2021 Tapirlord
Unidentified 22 Jan 2020 MattM

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Significant sighting

Tapirlord noted:
12 Nov 2021

First record of this uncommon orchid on SCNM

User's notes

Just noticed this species wasn't in the list. Chiloglottis cornuta.

5 comments

   23 Jan 2020
Can you make an enlargement of the flower in picture 3?
MattM wrote:
   24 Jan 2020
I have added a cropped enlargement of picture 3.
plants wrote:
   24 Jan 2020
I am not familiar with this species, but have a look at Chiloglottis chlorantha
MattM wrote:
   24 Jan 2020
The calli are quite different to chlorantha, and the labellum narrower. These were found with Jean Egan and Tobias Hayashi who were happy calling it cornuta.
   24 Jan 2020
That's good enough for me Matt. I'll add the species in the next few days.

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Location information

Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Rare or uncommon Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 101 - 1,000 Abundance
  • 17 Nov 2019 11:39 AM Recorded on
  • MattM Recorded by

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