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Microtis sp.

Onion Orchid at Pambula, NSW

Microtis sp. at Pambula, NSW - 5 Nov 2020
Microtis sp. at Pambula, NSW - 5 Nov 2020
Microtis sp. at Pambula, NSW - 5 Nov 2020
Microtis sp. at Pambula, NSW - 5 Nov 2020
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Identification history

Microtis sp. 2 Jun 2022 Tapirlord
Microtis sp. 2 Jun 2022 Tapirlord
Unidentified 9 Nov 2020 Panboola

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2 comments

   7 Dec 2020
One of the onion orchids, Microtis, but you need a good close-up of an individual flower to be able to tell them apart. They can become quite common in a wettish year, in grassland.
   2 Jun 2022
most likely to be M. unifolia but need labellum shot for confirmation

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Location information

Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 5 Nov 2020 11:00 AM Recorded on
  • Panboola Recorded by

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