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Spathoglottis paulinae F.Muell.
Small Purple Orchid
This plant was growing on a rockface above the Kuranda Railway near Stony Creek Falls near Cairns.

Spathoglottis paulinae Spathoglottis paulinae
  Description:Flowers Description:Plant
  Location:Stony Creek Falls, Cairns, North Queensland Location:Stony Creek Falls, Cairns, North Queensland
   GPS coordinates:16˚52.8724S, 14539.1641E   GPS coordinates:16˚52.8724S, 14539.1641E 
  Date:10 September 2006 Date:10 September 2006
  Field No.:U944 Field No.:U944

References (accessed 16 December 2017):

Clements, M.A. in Jones, D.L. (ed.) (1989), Catalogue of Australian Orchidaceae. Australian Orchid Research 1: 134-135

Jones D.L., (2006) A complete guide to the Native Orchids of Australia including the the Island Territories:363

Dockrill, A.W. (1969), Australian Indigenous Orchids: 246-247


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Spathoglottis paulinae