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Tall Sundew - Drosera auriculata  Australia,Drosera peltata,Eamw flora,Geotagged,Shield sundew,Winter Click/tap to enlarge

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  1. There seem to be some naming issues. When I put D. auriculata into the species I’d. field it shows up as D. peltata. Posted 15 days ago
    1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drosera_peltata#Taxonomy

      When you enter "Drosera auriculata" at Wikipedia, you automatically get redirected to their Drosera peltata article. As described in the section above, it seems to taxonomy of these species are complex. First separate species, then sub species, then separate species, yet not by all authorities.
      Posted 15 days ago

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''Drosera peltata'', commonly called the shield sundew or pale sundew, is a climbing or scrambling perennial tuberous species in the carnivorous plant genus ''Drosera''. Among the tuberous sundews, ''D. peltata'' has the largest distribution, which includes eastern and western Australia, New Zealand, India, and most of Southeast Asia including the Philippines.

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Species identified by Ernst
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Uploaded Jun 7, 2021. Captured Sep 19, 2016 14:07 in Unnamed Road, Hindmarsh Valley SA 5211, Australia.
  • Canon EOS 700D
  • f/10.0
  • 1/790s
  • ISO1600
  • 313mm