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Drosera pygmaea DC.
Pygmy Drosera
These tiny plants are found in alpine areas of Tasmania and also identified in the Mt Lofty Ranges, South Australia.

  Drosera pygmaea Drosera pygmaea
 
  Description:Plants Description:Plant
Location:Waterfall Gully to Mt Lofty track, South Australia Location:Lake St Clair,Tasmania
GPS coordinates:34˚58.2888S, 138˚41.5457E GPS coordinates:42˚06.996S, 146˚10.485E
Date of photo:2 March 2010 Date of photo:11 January 2010
Field No.:U237 Field No.:U238
     
  Drosera pygmaea Drosera pygmaea
 
  Description:Plant Description:Plants in habitat
  Location:Road to Strathgordon,Tasmania Location:Road to Strathgordon,Tasmania
  GPS coordinates:42˚51.484S 145˚12.061E GPS coordinates:42˚51.484S 145˚12.061E
  Date of photo:10 January 2013 Date of photo:10 January 2013
  Field No.:1871 Field No.:1871
     
  Drosera pygmaea Drosera pygmaea
 
  Description:Plants with scape Description:Plant in flower
  Location:Road to Strathgordon,Tasmania Location:Road to Strathgordon,Tasmania
  GPS coordinates:42˚51.484S 145˚12.061E GPS coordinates:42˚51.484S 145˚12.061E
  Date of photo:10 January 2013 Date of photo:10 January 2013
  Field No.:1871 Field No.:1871
     
  Drosera pygmaea Drosera pygmaea
 
  Description:Plant in flower Description:Plants in flower
  Location:Road to Scott's Peak Dam,Tasmania Location:Mt Field,Tasmania
  GPS coordinates:42˚53.009S 146˚22.918E GPS coordinates:42˚40.952S 146˚36.949E
  Date of photo:6 January 2016 Date of photo:10 January 2013
  Field No.:3817 Field No.:3800
     
     
     
   

References (accessed 10 June 2017):

http://www.utas.edu.au/dicotkey/dicotkey/CARYOPH/sDrosera_pygmaea.htm

Marchant, N.G., Aston, H.I. & George, A.S. in George, A.S., (ed.) (1982) Droseraceae. 
Flora of Australia. 8:56
 

Lowrie A.,  (2013), Carnivorous Plants of Australia, Magnum Opus - Volume 2, Redfern Natural History Productions

Conran J.G. & Marchant A.G., in Kellerman J. (ed,) Flora of South Australia, 5th edition, Government of South Australia.



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