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Mao (bird)

The mao or maomao is a passerine bird belonging to the genus Gymnomyza in the honeyeater family Meliphagidae. It is an endangered species and is endemic to the Samoan Islands. It is a large honeyeater, 28–31 cm 11–12 in long. The plumage is dark, ...

New Zealand merganser

The New Zealand merganser, Auckland merganser or Auckland Islands merganser was a typical merganser which is now extinct. This duck was similar in size to the red-breasted merganser. The adult male had a dark reddish-brown head, crest and neck, w ...

Seram friarbird

The Seram friarbird, also known as the grey-necked friarbird, Ceram friarbird, grey-necked honeyeater and gray-necked honeyeater, is a species of bird in the family Meliphagidae. It is endemic to Indonesia where it occurs on Seram Island in the M ...

Seram golden bulbul

The Seram golden bulbul is a species of songbird in the family Pycnonotidae. It is endemic to the Moluccas. Until recently, it was considered conspecific with the northern golden bulbul and the Buru golden bulbul. Its natural habitat is subtropic ...

Yellow-eyed penguin

The yellow-eyed penguin, known also as hoiho or tarakaka, is a species of penguin endemic to New Zealand. Previously thought closely related to the little penguin Eudyptula minor, molecular research has shown it more closely related to penguins o ...

Adelophryne

Adelophryne is a genus of frogs in the family Eleutherodactylidae. They are native to northern South America east of the Andes, known roughly from the area corresponding to the Guiana Shield, as well as to the coastal area of Bahia, Brazil. Wheth ...

Belonophora coffeoides

Belonophora coffeoides is a species of flowering plant in the family Rubiaceae. It is found in Tropical Africa. It is the type species of the genus Belonophora.

Boronia citriodora

Boronia citriodora, commonly known as lemon-scented boronia, lemon plant or lemon thyme, is a woody shrub that is endemic to Tasmania. It has pinnate leaves and white to pink flowers that are arranged singly or in groups of up to seven, in the le ...

Boronia gunnii

Boronia gunnii, commonly known as Gunns boronia or Cataract Gorge boronia is a plant in the citrus family Rutaceae and is endemic to Tasmania. It is an erect shrub with compound leaves and pink or white, four-petalled flowers.

Carmichaelia nana

Carmichaelia nana is a species of pea in the family Fabaceae. It is found in both the North and South Islands of New Zealand. Its conservation status in 2013 was assessed as "At Risk under the New Zealand Threat Classification System, but in 2018 ...

Coprosma acutifolia

Coprosma acutifolia, is a shrub that is native to New Zealand, found only on Raoul Island. C. acutifolia can grow up to 12 metres tall in wet or dry forest, becoming a sub-canopy tree at lower altitudes and a canopy species along ridgelines. Tree ...

Decaisnea

Decaisnea Lindl. is a synonym of Tropidia, an orchid genus. Decaisnea Hook.f &Thomson, known commonly as dead mans fingers, blue bean plant or blue sausage fruit, is a genus of flowering plant in the family Lardizabalaceae. It is native to ea ...

Eucalyptus coccifera

Eucalyptus coccifera, commonly known as the Tasmanian snow gum, is a small to medium-sized tree endemic to Tasmania. It has smooth, grey and cream-coloured bark, elliptic to lance-shaped adult leaves, flower buds in groups of between three and ni ...

Eucalyptus nitida

Eucalyptus nitida, commonly known as the Smithton peppermint, is a species of tree or mallee that is endemic to Tasmania. It has varying amounts of loose, fibrous or flaky bark, lance-shaped to curved adult leaves, flower buds in groups of nine t ...

Leptinella filiformis

Leptinella filiformis, or slender button daisy, is a species of flowering plant in the daisy family, found only in the north-eastern part of the South Island of New Zealand. Thought to be extinct by the 1980s, it was rediscovered growing on a hot ...

Myosotis antarctica

Myosotis antarctica is a species of forget-me-not native to Campbell Island and southern South America. Joseph Dalton Hooker described the species in his 19th century work Flora Antarctica.

Olearia floribunda

Olearia floribunda is a woody, upright spreading shrub 1–2 m 3 ft 3 in–6 ft 7 in high and thickly branched. The branches are smoothish to thickly covered in white, soft matted hairs without glands. The sessile leaves edges are slightly turned up, ...

Rhododendron campylocarpum

Rhododendron campylocarpum is a rhododendron species native to eastern Nepal, Sikkim, Bhutan, Arunachal Pradesh, southeastern Tibet, and southwestern China, where it grows at altitudes of 3000–4000 meters. It is a shrub that grows to 2–3 m in hei ...

Thelymitra colensoi

Thelymitra colensoi, commonly called Colensos sun orchid, is a species of orchid in the family Orchidaceae that is endemic to New Zealand. It has a single fleshy, channelled leaf and up to seven pale blue or mauve to pink flowers. It is similar t ...

Acacia argyrophylla

The erect, compact, dense and spreading shrub typically grows to a height and width of 2 to 3 m 6 ft 7 in to 9 ft 10 in. The branchlets have bright greenish yellow hairs with white hairs on the penultimate branchlets. It has oblanceolate shaped s ...

Allium acuminatum

Allium acuminatum, also known as the tapertip onion or Hookers onion, a species in the genus Allium and is native to the Western United States and Canada. It has been reported from every state west of the Rocky Mountains, plus British Columbia. A ...

Allium falcifolium

Allium falcifolium is a North American species of wild onion known by the common name scytheleaf onion or coast flatstem onion. It is native to northern California and southern Oregon, where it grows in heavy, rocky soils, especially serpentine s ...

Antennaria racemosa

Antennaria racemosa is a species of flowering plant in the daisy family known by the common name racemose pussytoes. It is native to western North America from British Columbia and Alberta south as far as northern California and Wyoming. It grows ...

Balsamorhiza

Balsamorhiza is a genus of plants in the sunflower family known commonly as balsamroots. These are perennials with fleshy taproots and caudices bearing erect stems and large, basal leaves. Atop the tall stems are showy yellow sunflower-like bloom ...

Blennosperma nanum

Blennosperma nanum is a California species of plants in the daisy family. Common names include glue-seed, common stickyseed, and yellow carpet. It is an annual with small yellow flower heads The heads are a paler yellow than many other daisy-like ...

Boronia fraseri

Boronia fraseri, commonly known as Frasers boronia, is a plant in the citrus family occurring near Sydney in Australia. It is an erect, multi-branched shrub with pinnate leaves and pink flowers arranged in small groups in the leaf axils.

Boronia nana

Boronia nana, commonly known as the dwarf boronia or small boronia is a plant in the citrus family Rutaceae and is endemic to eastern Australia. It is a prostrate or low spreading shrub with simple or three-part leaves and white or pale pink four ...

Boronia rhomboidea

Boronia rhomboidea, commonly known as the broad-leaved boronia or rhomboid boronia, is a plant in the citrus family Rutaceae and has a disjunct distribution in New South Wales and Tasmania in Australia. It is an erect, woody shrub with many branc ...

Brickellia grandiflora

The plant is widespread across much of western North America, found in western Canada Alberta, British Columbia; northern Mexico ; and the western and midwestern United States and the Ozarks Missouri, Arkansas.

Castilleja affinis

Castilleja affinis is a species of Castilleja known by the common name coast Indian paintbrush. It is native to western North America from Washington to Baja California, where it grows on hills and mountains slopes along the coast and inland.

Castilleja ambigua

Castilleja ambigua is a species of Indian paintbrush known by the common name Johnny-nip. It is native to western North America from British Columbia to California, where it is most common along the coast in salt marshes and scrub.

Corethrogyne filaginifolia

Corethrogyne filaginifolia is a species of flowering plant in the daisy family known by the common names common sandaster and California aster. The taxonomy of this plant and certain relatives is currently changing; recently the Corethrogynes hav ...

Dendrobium amboinense

Dendrobium amboinense, the Amboin Island dendrobium, is an ephemeral flowering lowland species of orchid in the subtribe Dendrobiinae. The species is endemic to the island of Ambon and nearby islands in the Banda Sea, in Indonesia.

Dicksonia sellowiana

Dicksonia sellowiana, the xaxim, or samambaiaçu or imperial samambaiaçu, is an arborescent fern in the family Dicksoniaceae, native to the tropical Americas.

Diplolaena angustifolia

The shrub has an erect to compact to spreading habit and typically grows to a height of 0.3 to 1.5 m 1 ft 0 in to 4 ft 11 in. It has linear to narrowly oblong shaped leaves with a recurved to revolute margin. The Yanchep Rose has many small flowe ...

Dodecatheon dentatum

Dodecatheon dentatum is a species of flowering plant in the family Primulaceae, known by the common names white shooting star and toothed American cowslip. It is native to areas of western North America, in Arizona, British Columbia, Idaho, New M ...

Erigeron elatus

Erigeron elatus is a North American species of flowering plants in the daisy family known by the common names swamp fleabane and swamp boreal-daisy. Erigeron elatus is widespread across most of Canada, found in every province and territory except ...

Erigeron filifolius

Erigeron filifolius is a North American species of flowering plants in the daisy family known by the common names thread-leaf fleabane. Erigeron filifolius is widespread across much of western North America. It has been found in western Canada Br ...

Erigeron grandiflorus

Erigeron grandiflorus is a North American species of flowering plant in the daisy family known by the common names Rocky Mountain alpine fleabane and largeflower fleabane. Erigeron grandiflorus is native to the Rocky Mountains and other nearby mo ...

Erigeron lanatus

Erigeron lanatus is a species of flowering plant in the aster family known by the common name woolly fleabane. It is native to western North America, where it occurs in the mountains straddling the border between British Columbia and Alberta and ...

Erigeron linearis

Erigeron linearis is a species of flowering plant in the daisy family known by the common name desert yellow fleabane or narrow leaved fleabane. Erigeron linearis is native to the mountains of western North America from British Columbia as far so ...

Erigeron lonchophyllus

Erigeron lonchophyllus is an Asian and North American species of flowering plant in the daisy family known by the common name shortray fleabane. Erigeron lonchophyllus is native to North America including most of Canada except the 4 Atlantic prov ...

Erigeron radicatus

Erigeron radicatus is a North American species of flowering plant in the daisy family known by the common names Hookers fleabane and taproot fleabane The species grows in central Canada and parts of the north-central United States, primarily the ...

Erigeron velutipes

Erigeron velutipes is a North American species of flowering plant in the daisy family known by the common names delicate fleabane and Chihuahuan fleabane. It is native to northern and southwestern Mexico, including in the states of Sonora, Nayari ...

Eriogonum pyrolifolium

Eriogonum pyrolifolium is a species of wild buckwheat. It is native to western North America, from British Columbia to the high mountains of California.

Eucalyptus macrocarpa

Eucalyptus macrocarpa, commonly known as mottlecah, is a species of mallee that is endemic to the south-west of Western Australia. It has smooth bark, usually sessile, heart-shaped adult leaves arranged in opposite pairs, large red flowers and br ...

Eucalyptus platypus

Eucalyptus platypus, also known as moort or maalok, is a species of mallee or marlock that is endemic to the southwest of Western Australia. It has smooth bark, broadly elliptical to more or less round adult leaves, flower buds in groups of nine ...

Grevillea juncifolia

Grevillea juncifolia, commonly known as the honeysuckle grevillea, honey grevillea and honeysuckle spider flower, is a shrub or small tree species that is native to inland Australia. It grows to between 2 and 7 metres high. The yellow or orange f ...

Hakea conchifolia

Hakea conchifolia, commonly known as the shell-leaved hakea is a shrub in the family Proteaceae native to an area in the west coast of the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia. An attractive small species with unusual rigid leaves that encircle ...

Melaleuca tamariscina

Melaleuca tamariscina, commonly known as bush-house paperbark or tamarix honey-myrtle is a plant in the myrtle family, Myrtaceae and is endemic to central Queensland in Australia. It grows to the height of a small tree with small, scale-like leav ...