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Argonauta nodosa – Paper Nautilus

Not exactly Maatsuyker Island botany, but … recently I have been studying mathematical patterns in plants  e.g. the Fibonacci sequence and the Golden Ratio. The image often used to illustrate this pattern in nature is the Chambered Nautilus shell.  My … Continue reading

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Paying Homage to the Botanists

As I write about each plant, I love to read as much about it as I can. I have a good library of botanical reference books and then there is the bottomless pit of knowledge known as the internet. One … Continue reading

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A plug for FOMI Exhibition

Maatsuyker Exhibition at the Maritime Museum of Tasmania The Friends of Maatsuyker Island (FOMI) Wildcare Inc. invites all to visit their temporary exhibition at the Maritime Museum of Tasmania. The exhibition, open until mid-March 2016, showcases urgent works being undertaken … Continue reading

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