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Thelymitra epipactoides, photo P Lang

Metallic sun-orchid

Scientific name: Thelymitra epipactoides

Conservation status

  • IUCN:
  • national: endangered
  • state: endangered
  • regional: critically endangered (West & Murraylands)


Fact sheet

metallic sun-orchid fact sheet

National Recovery Plan

National Recovery Plan for 21 threatened orchids in south-eastern Australia, Duncan & Coates

Regional Recovery Plan

South Australian Murray Darling Basin threatened flora Recovery Plan, Obst (2005)

Draft Recovery Plan for 23 threatened flora taxa on Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Pobke (2007).