Hydrorchis cupularis
Cupped Mignonette Orchid  
Microtis cupularis

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Photographed on 1 and 2 November 2012 near Northcliffe.


These photos show typical habitat for the Cupped Mignonette Orchid - a paperbark swamp.  Very much gumboot country.  These orchid were growing in 10-50mm of water.
This orchid was originally named Hydrorchis cupularis by Jones but was renamed Microtis cupularis 2 years later by Thiele & Brown.
(see H&B vol 3 Orchids of South-West Australia)