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Ferns and ClubmossesCyathea australis

Rough Tree Fern at Mogareeka, NSW

Cyathea australis at Mogareeka, NSW - 28 Apr 2017

Identification history

Ferns and Clubmosses Cyathea australis 1 May 2017 JackieMiles
Ferns and Clubmosses Cyathea australis 29 Apr 2017 RossMannell

Author's notes

I think this is a srtand of Rough Tree Fern (Cyathea australis) along the access track to Moon Bay.

2 comments

   1 May 2017
A close-up of the leaf bases would have been good, but I think you are almost certainly right. Dicksonia tends to have thicker trunks and Cyathea leichhardtiana much thinner ones.
   22 May 2017
Thanks, Jackie. I'll try to remember the base int he photos I take.

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Location

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 28 Apr 2017 10:50 AM Recorded on
  • RossMannell Recorded by
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