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 Invitation to presentation by Matthew Higgins on a pair of Rosenbergs Monitors in the Mt Ainslie area.17 Sep 2016

 Orchid Society Spring Show5 Aug 2016

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 Canberra Nature Map boundary change18 Apr 2016

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Top contributors

michaelbMultiple Significant Sightings - michaelb has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - michaelb has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - michaelb joined us in 2014! 3.4K

BettyDonWoodUltra Reporter - BettyDonWood has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - BettyDonWood joined us in 2014! 1.8K

AaronClausenMultiple Significant Sightings - AaronClausen has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - AaronClausen has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - AaronClausen joined us in 2014! 1.8K

MikeMultiple Significant Sightings - Mike has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - Mike has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - Mike joined us in 2014! 1.3K

galah681Significant Sighting - galah681 has made a recognised, significant sighting!Ultra Reporter - galah681 has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - galah681 joined us in 2014! 1.1K

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Latest significant sightings

roachieSignificant Sighting - roachie has made a recognised, significant sighting! reported Orchid Chiloglottis trapeziformis at Mount Jerrabomberra

AaronClausenMultiple Significant Sightings - AaronClausen has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - AaronClausen has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - AaronClausen joined us in 2014! reported Orchid Caladenia actensis at Symonston, ACT

RatcliffeSignificant Sighting - Ratcliffe has made a recognised, significant sighting! reported Sun moth Synemon plana at Griffith, ACT

SilkeSmaMultiple Significant Sightings - SilkeSma has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Bulk Reporter - SilkeSma has reported over 100 sightings!Founding Explorer - SilkeSma joined us in 2014! reported Orchid Caladenia actensis at Mount Ainslie

petersanSignificant Sighting - petersan has made a recognised, significant sighting!Bulk Reporter - petersan has reported over 100 sightings! reported Orchid Caladenia actensis at Mount Majura

roachieSignificant Sighting - roachie has made a recognised, significant sighting! reported Orchid Bunochilus umbrinus at Mount Jerrabomberra

CathBMultiple Significant Sightings - CathB has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Bulk Reporter - CathB has reported over 100 sightings! reported Orchid Cyrtostylis reniformis at Aranda Bushland

roymcdSignificant Sighting - roymcd has made a recognised, significant sighting!Bulk Reporter - roymcd has reported over 100 sightings! reported Longhorn beetle Tropis paradoxa at Red Hill

SpeedstaSignificant Sighting - Speedsta has made a recognised, significant sighting! reported Fungus / Moss / Liverwort Hexagonia vesparia at Queanbeyan West, NSW

NathanaelCSignificant Sighting - NathanaelC has made a recognised, significant sighting! reported Glider Petaurus breviceps at Macquarie, ACT

Recently identified

BettyDonWoodUltra Reporter - BettyDonWood has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - BettyDonWood joined us in 2014! confirmed Other Shrub Leucopogon affinis at Glen Allen, NSW

BettyDonWoodUltra Reporter - BettyDonWood has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - BettyDonWood joined us in 2014! confirmed Other Shrub Cryptandra amara at Black Mountain

BettyDonWoodUltra Reporter - BettyDonWood has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - BettyDonWood joined us in 2014! confirmed Other Shrub Leionema phylicifolium at Glen Allen, NSW

michaelbMultiple Significant Sightings - michaelb has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - michaelb has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - michaelb joined us in 2014! confirmed Leaf beetle Paropsisterna sp. ("Ch11" of DeLittle 1979) at Conder, ACT

KimPullen confirmed Other web-building spider Oecobius navus at Fadden, ACT

KimPullen suggested Other web-building spider Oecobius navus at Fadden, ACT

galah681Significant Sighting - galah681 has made a recognised, significant sighting!Ultra Reporter - galah681 has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - galah681 joined us in 2014! suggested Other Shrub Cryptandra amara at Black Mountain

BettyDonWoodUltra Reporter - BettyDonWood has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - BettyDonWood joined us in 2014! confirmed Other Wildflower Geranium solanderi at Isaacs Ridge

BettyDonWoodUltra Reporter - BettyDonWood has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - BettyDonWood joined us in 2014! suggested Other Shrub Leucopogon affinis at Glen Allen, NSW

MikeMultiple Significant Sightings - Mike has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - Mike has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - Mike joined us in 2014! suggested Other Wildflower Geranium solanderi at Isaacs Ridge

Latest discussion

2 hrs ago
The name Leucopogon affinis pre-dates Leupogon lanceolatus, and under international rules becomes the approved name. PlantNet has not yet caught ...

Other Shrub Leucopogon affinis
michaelbMultiple Significant Sightings - michaelb has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - michaelb has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - michaelb joined us in 2014! wrote:
7 hrs ago
Thanks Kim, I've renamed the sighting.

Leaf beetle Paropsisterna sp. ("Ch11" of DeLittle 1979) (A leaf beetle)
Yesterday
Just found your image of Leionema phylicifolium from 19 Sep 1998 at Nunnock Swamp, the plant I photographed wasn't very far from the location of ...

Other Shrub Leionema phylicifolium
Yesterday
Can leave this one and I will check the stem hairs and leaf measurements next time I am at Nunnock Swamp.

Other Shrub Leionema phylicifolium
Yesterday
I am assuming the stems are stellate hairy rather than scaly. The leaves appear to be a bit wide for this species (3 mm in VicFlora, 2.5 mm in Pl...

Other Shrub Leionema phylicifolium

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