Attached below is a range of articles pertaining to Western Australian Orchids. 


RECENT PUBLICATIONS related to Western Australian Native Orchids

Identification and Ecology of Southwest Australian Orchids – A User-friendly Guide
Mark Brundrett (2014)

Field Guide to the Orchids of Western Australia
The Definitive Guide to the Native Orchids of Western Australia
Andrew Brown, Kingsley Dixon, Christopher French and Garry Brockman (2013)

Orchids of South-West Australia 3rd Edition
Noel Hoffman & Andrew Brown (2011)

Orchids of Western Australia
A valuable comprehensive reference of WA native orchid species beautifully illustrated by Pat Dundas
Andrew Brown, Pat Dundas, Kingsley Dixon & Stephen Hopper (2008)

Spider Orchids-the Genus Caladenia and it’s relatives in Australia
Gary Backhouse

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Drakaea A revision of Australias hammer orchids (Drakaea: Orchidaceae), with some field data on species-specific sexually deceived wasp pollinators
2 MB 146
Caladenia petrensis and saxicola Two new ironstone endemics from south-west Western Australia by Andrew Brown and Garry Brockman.
2 MB 174
Paracaleana Australia’s wasp-pollinated flying duck orchids revised by Stephen Hopper and Andrew Brown.
3 MB 151
Pterostylis and Diuris name changes February 2018 783 KB 216
New taxa of Caladenia New taxa of Caladenia (Orchidaceae) from south-west Western Australia by Andrew P. Brown and Garry Brockman.
3 MB 160
ADORP project 2017 The Western Australian Adopt an Orchid Program by Andrew Brown
313 KB 470
Caladenia name changes January 2017 592 KB 334
Thelymitra variegata complex Resolution of the Thelymitra variegata (Orchidaceae) complex of southern Australia and New Zealand by Jeffrey A. Jeanes.
669 KB 334
Eriochilus New and reinstated taxa in Eriochilus by Stephen Hopper and Andrew Brown.
3 MB 319
Bakers Junction orchids 518 KB 332
Alcock 2000 Spiculaea Interactions between the sexually deceptive orchid Spiculaea ciliata and its wasp pollinator.
225 KB 282