Greenscomb Spider Orchid

Posted by ChrisRoss on Mon Oct 22, 2018 1:23 am

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Greenscomb Spider Orchid  Arachnorchis tentaculata?

Another orchid from the property near the Grampians, there were quite a few of these in flower.  ID of this group of spider orchids is rather difficult and I am guessing on the correct scientific name.

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Olympus EM-5 MkII + 60mm macro

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by Carol Clarke on Mon Oct 22, 2018 2:54 pm
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I love orchids and this is a stunner, Chris!

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by Tom Whelan on Mon Oct 22, 2018 7:37 pm
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Wonderful image - neat angle in the frame, great DOF choice, and a fascinating, complex flower.

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by Matthew Pugh on Tue Oct 23, 2018 4:59 am
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A smashing shot of this gem

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