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Dendrophthoe
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Dendrophthoe vitellina (F.Muell.) Tiegh.
Long - flowered Mistletoe
Grows as far south as Mallacoota Victoria, on the east coast of Australia.


   
Dendrophthoe vitellina Dendrophthoe vitellina
Description:Flowers Description:Flowers
Location:Silver Valley Road, Herberton, North Queensland Location:Silver Valley Road, Herberton, North Queensland
GPS coordinates:1724.5106S, 14521.4656E GPS coordinates:1724.5106S, 14521.4656E
Host  plant:Allocasuarina littoralis Host  plant:Allocasuarina littoralis
Date of photo:26 June 2016 Date of photo:26 June 2016
Field No.:4035 voucher & DNA specimen Field No.:4035 voucher & DNA specimen
   
Dendrophthoe vitellina Dendrophthoe vitellina
Description:Plant Description:Leaves
Location:Silver Valley Road, Herberton, North Queensland Location:Silver Valley Road, Herberton, North Queensland
GGPS coordinates:1724.5106S, 14521.4656E GPS coordinates:1724.5106S, 14521.4656E
Host  plant:Allocasuarina littoralis Host  plant:Allocasuarina littoralis
Date of photo:26 June 2016 Date of photo:26 June 2016
Field No.:4035 voucher & DNA specimen Field No.:4035 voucher & DNA specimen
Dendrophthoe vitellina Dendrophthoe vitellina
Description:Buds and leaves Description:Flowers and fruit
Location: Irvinebank, North Queensland Location: Irvinebank, North Queensland
GPS coordinates: 17° 25.630S,145° 14.072E GPS coordinates: 17° 25.630S,145° 14.072E
Host  plant:Eucalyptus sp Host  plant:Eucalyptus sp
Date of photo:20 June 2010 Date of photo:20 June 2010
Field No.:699 Field No.:699
   
Dendrophthoe vitellina Dendrophthoe vitellina
Description:Flowers Description:Whole plant
Location:Herberton, North Queensland Location:Herberton, North Queensland
GPS coordinates:17˚23.882S,145˚21.296E GPS coordinates:N/A
Host  plant:Allocasuarina sp Host  plant:Unknown
Date of photo:25 April 2009 Date of photo:28  February 2009
Field No.:454 Field No.:U202
   
Dendrophthoe vitellina Dendrophthoe vitellina
Description:Flowers Description:Plant growing with Notothixos subaureus
Location:Herberton, North Queensland Location:Herberton, North Queensland
GPS coordinates:17˚24.0679S,145˚21.5424E GPS coordinates:17˚23.2128S,145˚23.8062E
Host  plant:Unknown Host  plant:Unknown
Date of photo:11 April 2010 Date of photo:11 October 2009 
Field No.:596 Field No.:552A
   
Dendrophthoe vitellina Dendrophthoe vitellina
Description:Flowers Description:Whole plant
Location:Mallacoota Inlet, Victoria Location:Mallacoota Inlet, Victoria
GPS coordinates:330.646S,149˚40.969E GPS coordinates:330.646S,149˚40.969E
Host  plant:Unknown Host  plant:Unknown
Date of photo:17 December 2010 Date of photo:17 December 2010
Field No.:802 Field No.:802
   
   




References (accessed 7 July 2016):

Barlow, B.A. in George, A.S., (Ed) (1984) Flora of Australia 22: 124 - 129

http://keys.trin.org.au:8080/key-server/data/0e0f0504-0103-430d-8004-060d07080d04/media/Html/taxon/Dendrophthoe_vitellina.htm

Watson D.M. (2011), Mistletoes of Southern Australia, CSIRO Publishing

 

 

 

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