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Climber / MistletoeParsonsia straminea

Common Silkpod at Seven Mile Beach National Park

Parsonsia straminea at Seven Mile Beach National Park - 23 Dec 2018

Identification history

Climber / Mistletoe Parsonsia straminea 14 Jan 2020 JackieMiles
Unidentified 14 Jan 2020 gerringongTB

Author's notes

Despite the photograph , this climber is growing VERTICALLY up the base of a eucalyptus in a rainforest type environment.

2 comments

   14 Jan 2020
This is the juvenile foliage of Common Silkpod. Once it gets up into the canopy it stops doing this clinging to the bark thing and turns into an ordinary climber (and a very common one).
   14 Jan 2020
Hi Jackie,
Thank you for the ID and for the extra bit of information. I very much appreciate the trouble you went to.
Tim (gerringongTB)

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Dipodium punctatum (Hyacinth Orchid) at Seven Mile Beach National Park - 23 Dec 2018
Austracantha minax (Christmas Spider, Jewel Spider, Spiny Spider) at Seven Mile Beach National Park - 9 Dec 2018
Litoria fallax (Eastern Dwarf Tree Frog) at Seven Mile Beach National Park - 21 Nov 2018
Caladenia picta (Painted fingers) at Seven Mile Beach National Park - 17 Sep 2018
Eopsaltria australis (Eastern Yellow Robin) at Seven Mile Beach National Park - 2 Jun 2018
Coprinellus flocculosus (Flocculose Ink Cap) at Seven Mile Beach National Park - 30 Mar 2018
Haliaeetus leucogaster (White-bellied Sea-eagle) at Seven Mile Beach National Park - 21 Mar 2018
Sturnus vulgaris (Common Starling) at Seven Mile Beach National Park - 1 Mar 2018
Stylidium graminifolium (Grass Trigger Plant) at Seven Mile Beach National Park - 10 Nov 2017
Acanthiza chrysorrhoa (Yellow-rumped Thornbill) at Seven Mile Beach National Park - 12 Aug 2017
Sericornis frontalis (White-browed Scrubwren) at Seven Mile Beach National Park - 14 Jul 2017

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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  • 23 Dec 2018 1:49 PM Recorded on
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