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What

Orchids (Family Orchidaceae)

Date

January 4, 2021 10:19 AM AEST
Orchids - Photo (c) Ori Fragman-Sapir, all rights reserved
davidtng's ID: Orchids (Family Orchidaceae)
Added on October 12, 2021
Leading

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What

Capebells (Genus Wahlenbergia)

Observer

twan3253

Date

August 3, 2021 04:23 PM AEST
Capebells - Photo (c) Doug Goldman, some rights reserved (CC BY)
davidtng's ID: Capebells (Genus Wahlenbergia)
Added on October 11, 2021
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What

Antirhea (Antirhea tenuiflora)

Observer

macropneuma

Date

April 23, 2015 12:15 PM AEST

Description

Antirhea tenuiflora, 'crimson berry',
(Rubiaceae plant family – European–ethnocentric–Australian taxonomic botany science names)

Foliage only, seen at this time on this medium size young tree.

Mossman Gorge, area of the junction between the lead in track to it and the start of the long loop track.
2015 April 23 12:15–23 pm.

Photographs, text and information copyright Jason Stewart 2014–2022– © all rights reserved.

Requests welcome for permission for use of these photographs and for the original high resolution photographs.

Photographs times taken, here are eastern Au standard times.
Photographs taken, carefully, with a mere Canon IXUS 150 which includes the built in functionality of the optical zoom, up to 8x, and the macro focus (close-up), with a decent quality lens considering it's only a small camera and 16 megapixels.

References:

• Zich F. A., Hyland B. P. M., Whiffin T., Kerrigan R. A. (2020)
Antirhea tenuiflora
https://apps.lucidcentral.org/rainforest/text/entities/Antirhea_tenuiflora.htm
Australian Tropical Rainforest Plants, Edition 8. →https://apps.lucidcentral.org/rainforest/.
Viewed 2021 Oct. 8.

• Cooper, Wendy and William T. (2004 June)
Fruits of the Australian Tropical Rainforest.
—pages: (433–) 434 .
Clifton Hill, Victoria, Australia: Nokomis Editions. ISBN 9780958174213.

Antirhea - Photo (c) kerrycoleman, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
davidtng's ID: Antirhea (Antirhea tenuiflora)
Added on October 09, 2021
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Observer

stetsondierlam

Date

November 2, 2019 03:49 PM AEST

Description

Waxy leaves simple leaves opposite

Polyalthia xanthocarpa - Photo (c) David Tng, all rights reserved
davidtng's ID: Polyalthia xanthocarpa, a member of Custard-Apples (Family Annonaceae)
Added on September 07, 2021
Leading
Added as part of a taxon swap

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What

Asian Ticktrefoil (Grona heterocarpos)

Observer

kerrycoleman

Date

April 5, 2020 09:09 AM AEST
Asian Ticktrefoil - Photo (c) Anil Kumar Verma, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
davidtng's ID: Asian Ticktrefoil (Grona heterocarpos)
Added on August 23, 2021
Improving
Added as part of a taxon swap

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Observer

damontighe

Date

March 16, 2020 06:59 AM PDT
Diospyros laurina - Photo (c) Jack Dimmock, all rights reserved
davidtng's ID: Diospyros laurina, a member of Persimmons (Genus Diospyros)
Added on August 19, 2021
Supporting
Added as part of a taxon swap

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Observer

jackdimmock

Date

September 19, 2019 11:36 AM AEST
Diospyros laurina - Photo (c) Jack Dimmock, all rights reserved
davidtng's ID: Diospyros laurina, a member of Persimmons (Genus Diospyros)
Added on August 19, 2021
Supporting
Added as part of a taxon swap

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Observer

macropneuma
Ficus albipila - Photo (c) coenobita, some rights reserved (CC BY)
davidtng's ID: Ficus albipila, a member of Figs (Genus Ficus)
Added on August 11, 2021
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Observer

macropneuma

Date

December 4, 2014 12:26 PM AEST

Description

Hernandia albiflora,
(Hernandiaceae plant family – European–ethnocentric–origin Australian taxonomic botany science names).

Flowering.

Mossman Gorge main boardwalk first part, from the shuttle bus turning circle over the first creek and round the left bend.
2014 Dec. 4 12:26 pm.
The same tree as in this observation: →https://inaturalist.ala.org.au/observations/93827589

(IMG_0985 – IMG_0989)
Photographs, text and information copyright Jason Stewart 2014–2022– © all rights reserved.

Requests welcome for permission for use of these photographs and for the original high resolution photographs which include full EXIF data including full date-time taken and my custom added tags of species name(s) and phenology observations words eg. "Hernandia albiflora; flowering; foliage;".

Photographs times taken, here are eastern Au standard times.
Photographs taken, carefully, with a mere Canon IXUS 150 which includes the built in functionality of the optical zoom, up to 8x, and the macro focus (close-up), with a decent quality lens considering it's only a small camera and 16 megapixels.

References:

• Zich F. A., Hyland B. P. M., Whiffin T., Kerrigan R. A. (2020)
Hernandia albiflora
Fact sheet:→https://apps.lucidcentral.org/rainforest/text/entities/Hernandia_albiflora.htm
Australian Tropical Rainforest Plants, Edition 8 ('RFK8').
https://apps.lucidcentral.org/rainforest/.
Viewed 2021 Sep 6.

• Cooper, Wendy and William T. (2004 June)
Fruits of the Australian Tropical Rainforest.
—pages 229 (–230).
Clifton Hill, Victoria, Australia: Nokomis Editions. ISBN 9780958174213.

Hernandia albiflora - Photo (c) Justin McMahon, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
davidtng's ID: Hernandia albiflora, a member of Hernandia Family (Family Hernandiaceae)
Added on August 05, 2021
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What

Australian Umbrella Tree (Heptapleurum actinophyllum)

Observer

rbarter

Date

March 18, 2020 12:53 PM EDT

Description

a. Family – Araliaceae
b. Common Name – Australian Umbrella Tree
c. Compound and palmate leaves
d. Alternate leaves
e. Undersurface of the leaf is a paler green
f. Stipules are present
g. Leaf length-breadth ratio is 1.5-4
h. Lateral vein angle is 3-60 degrees
i. Leaf venation is 8-20 on each side of the midrib
j. Petiole is long
k. Leaf margin is smooth
l. Elliptic leaf shape
m. Leaves have a distinct smell when broken

Australian Umbrella Tree - Photo (c) 葉子, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
davidtng's ID: Australian Umbrella Tree (Heptapleurum actinophyllum)
Added on July 31, 2021
Supporting
Added as part of a taxon swap

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What

Australian Umbrella Tree (Heptapleurum actinophyllum)

Observer

garrrw17

Date

November 7, 2019 04:11 PM AEST

Description

Complex, palmate, stipules, 9 leaflets, elliptic leaves, lighter underside

Australian Umbrella Tree - Photo (c) 葉子, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
davidtng's ID: Australian Umbrella Tree (Heptapleurum actinophyllum)
Added on July 31, 2021
Supporting
Added as part of a taxon swap

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What

Australian Umbrella Tree (Heptapleurum actinophyllum)

Observer

jadethurnham

Date

September 19, 2019 12:31 PM AEST

Description

palmately compound, ~9 lateral veins (heart shaped), slightly raised midrib, no marginal vein, no visible stipules?

Australian Umbrella Tree - Photo (c) 葉子, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
davidtng's ID: Australian Umbrella Tree (Heptapleurum actinophyllum)
Added on July 31, 2021
Supporting
Added as part of a taxon swap

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What

Indian Borage (Coleus amboinicus)

Observer

biossa

Date

June 15, 2019
Indian Borage - Photo (c) Yo Lin, all rights reserved
davidtng's ID: Indian Borage (Coleus amboinicus)
Added on July 30, 2021
Supporting
Added as part of a taxon swap

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What

Indian Borage (Coleus amboinicus)

Observer

biophilica

Date

June 15, 2019 02:41 PM -03
Indian Borage - Photo (c) Yo Lin, all rights reserved
davidtng's ID: Indian Borage (Coleus amboinicus)
Added on July 30, 2021
Leading
Added as part of a taxon swap

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Observer

sworboys

Date

September 17, 2004 01:06 PM AEST
Tectaria singaporeana - Photo (c) 106611639464075912591, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by Jonathan Hiew
davidtng's ID: Tectaria singaporeana, a member of Tectaria Family (Family Tectariaceae)
Added on July 27, 2021
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Observer

sworboys

Date

September 17, 2004 01:17 PM AEST
Anisophyllea disticha - Photo (c) 106611639464075912591, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by Jonathan Hiew
davidtng's ID: Anisophyllea disticha, a member of Dicots (Class Magnoliopsida)
Added on July 27, 2021
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What

Rock Fig (Ficus platypoda)

Observer

eillsajah

Date

October 3, 2019 05:16 PM AEST

Description

Milky exudate present
Short petiole
Simple, alternate leaves
Pale green underside
8-20 leaf veniation
Stipules present
No oil dots
No intramaginal vein

Figs - Photo (c) JLPC, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
davidtng's ID: Figs (Genus Ficus)
Added on July 25, 2021
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What

Blue Bush (Santalum lanceolatum)

Observer

lroganentsocvic

Date

July 16, 2021 03:42 PM AEST
Blue Bush - Photo (c) Tim Waters, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
davidtng's ID: Blue Bush (Santalum lanceolatum)
Added on July 21, 2021
Improving

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Observer

yojotedo

Date

June 4, 2021 03:42 PM AEST
Stylosanthes - Photo (c) Fritzflohrreynolds, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
davidtng's ID: Genus Stylosanthes, a member of Legumes (Family Fabaceae)
Added on July 19, 2021
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What

Brown Cudgerie (Canarium australasicum)

Observer

imcmaster

Date

July 17, 2021 04:35 PM AEST
Torchwoods - Photo (c) Ron, some rights reserved (CC BY-ND)
davidtng's ID: Torchwoods (Family Burseraceae)
Added on July 19, 2021
Improving

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What

Matchwood (Didymopanax morototoni)

Observer

deboas

Date

May 28, 2019 10:35 AM -03
Matchwood - Photo (c) Reinaldo Aguilar, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
davidtng's ID: Matchwood (Didymopanax morototoni)
Added on July 15, 2021
Supporting
Added as part of a taxon swap

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Observer

linger

Date

July 5, 2021 11:09 AM AEST
Dicranoloma - Photo (c) Colin, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), uploaded by Colin Meurk
davidtng's ID: Genus Dicranoloma, a member of Mosses (Phylum Bryophyta)
Added on July 11, 2021
Improving

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What

Cypress-leaved Plait-Moss (Hypnum cupressiforme)

Date

July 4, 2021 11:19 AM AEST
Cypress-leaved Plait-Moss - Photo (c) Miranda Engelshoven, all rights reserved
davidtng's ID: Cypress-leaved Plait-Moss (Hypnum cupressiforme)
Added on July 09, 2021
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What

Gambia Pea (Crotalaria goreensis)

Date

June 28, 2021 05:10 PM AEST
Gambia Pea - Photo (c) Chandan Pandey, all rights reserved
davidtng's ID: Gambia Pea (Crotalaria goreensis)
Added on July 08, 2021
Improving

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Observer

olive122

Date

July 3, 2021 01:23 PM AEST
Tetracera nordtiana - Photo (c) iruff, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
davidtng's ID: Tetracera nordtiana, a member of Dicots (Class Magnoliopsida)
Added on July 03, 2021
Improving

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Observer

olive122

Date

July 3, 2021 02:18 PM AEST
Pittosporum rubiginosum - Photo (c) Justin McMahon, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
davidtng's ID: Pittosporum rubiginosum, a member of Cheesewoods (Genus Pittosporum)
Added on July 03, 2021
Improving

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What

Elephant's Ear (Macaranga tanarius)

Observer

enapi5

Date

July 1, 2021 09:29 AM AEST

Description

Was used for fishing spears

Elephant's Ear - Photo (c) Pan Lau, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
davidtng's ID: Elephant's Ear (Macaranga tanarius)
Added on July 01, 2021
Improving

Photos / Sounds

Date

June 23, 2021 02:10 PM AEST
Dicranoloma - Photo (c) Colin, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), uploaded by Colin Meurk
davidtng's ID: Genus Dicranoloma, a member of Mosses (Phylum Bryophyta)
Added on June 27, 2021
Supporting

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Observer

taphanyx03

Date

June 26, 2021 01:23 PM AEST
Bryaceae - Photo (c) Jonathan Bliss, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
davidtng's ID: Family Bryaceae, a member of Mosses (Phylum Bryophyta)
Added on June 26, 2021
Improving

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Observer

taphanyx03

Date

June 26, 2021 01:37 PM AEST
Grimmia - Photo (c) Omphalina, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
davidtng's ID: Genus Grimmia, a member of Rock Mosses (Family Grimmiaceae)
Added on June 26, 2021
Improving

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