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Catalogue of the Flowering-Plants and Ferns Observed in the Mauku District.

Ranunculaceæ.

Clematis indivisa, Willd. Mauku; Bald Hills; Lower Waikato.

Ranunculus hirtus, Banks and Sol General.

" plebeius, R. Br. General.

" rivularis, Banks and Sol. Not uncommon in wet places.

" acaulis, Banks and Sol. Moist sandy shores.

" macropus, Hook. f. Wet swamps, Lower Waikato.

Cruciferæ.

Nasturtium palustre, DC. Not uncommon in wet places.

Cardamine hirsuta, L. In damp places; common.

Violarieæ.

Viola lyallii, Hook. f. Swampy places, Lower Waikato.

Melicytus ramiflorus, Forst. In woods; common.

Melicytus micranthus, Hook. f. Var. microphyllus: Common. Var. longiusculus: Not common, Mauku.

Pittosporeæ.

Pittosporum tenuifolium, Gærtn. Common in woods.

" cornifolium, A. Cunn. Common in woods.

" eugenioides, A. Cunn. Not uncommon in woods.

Caryophylleæ.

Stellaria parviflora, Banks and Sol. Plentiful in shady places.

Elatineæ.

Elatine americana, Arnott. Wet places, Lower Waikato.

Hypericineæ.

Hypericum japonicum, Thunb. Not uncommon in wet places.

Malvaceæ.

Plagianthus divaricatus, Forst. Plentiful along tidal creeks.

Tiliaceæ.

Entelea arborescens, R. Br. Bald Hills; rare. Between Waiuku and Manukau Heads: Cheeseman.

Aristotelia racemosa, Hook. f. Generally distributed.

Elæocarpus dentatus, Vahl. Not uncommon in woods.

Lineæ.

Linum monogynum, Forst. Not uncommon on coast.

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Geraniaceæ.

Geranium dissectum, L., var. australe. General.

" microphyllum, Hook. f. Generally distributed.

" molle, L. Common.

Pelargonium australe, Jacq. Not uncommon.

Oxalis corniculata, L. Generally distributed.

Rutaceæ.

Phebalium nudum, Hook. Waitangi; Bluff.

Melicope ternata, Forst., and its var. mantellii. Scattered throughout the district.

Melicope simplex, A. Cunn. Plentiful.

Meliaceæ.

Dysoxylum spectabile, Hook. f. Very plentiful.

Olacineæ.

Pennantia corymbosa, Forst. Not uncommon in woods.

Rhamneæ.

Pomaderris phylicifolia, Lodd. Generally distributed.

Sapindaceæ.

Dodonæa viscosa, Jacq. Bald Hills; Waitangi.

Alectryon excelsum, Gærtn. Plentiful.

Anacardiaceæ.

Corynocarpus lævigata, Forst. Common on coast; less common inland.

Coriarieæ.

Coriaria ruscifolia, L. Common.

Leguminosæ.

Carmichaelia australis, Br. Generally distributed.

Sophora tetraptera, Mill. Waitangi; Lower Waikato.

Rosaceæ.

Rubus australis, G. Forst. Generally distributed.

" cissoides, A. Cunn. Not uncommon.

" schmidelioides, A. Cunn. Not uncommon.

Potentilla anserina, L. Lower Waikato; not common.

Acæna sanguisorbæ, Vahl. Plentiful in woods.

" novæ-zealandiæ, T. Kirk. Plentiful in open places.

Saxifrageæ.

Quintinia serrata, A. Cunn. Puni; not common.

Carpodetus serratus, Forst. Common in wet places.

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Crassulaceæ.

Tillæa sieberiana, Schult. Dry sandy bank, Kariotahi.

Droseraceæ.

Drosera spathulata, Labill. Swamp, Te Karaka Flat.

" binata, Labill. General in swamps.

" auriculata, Backh. Common on dry hills.

Halorageæ.

Haloragis alata, Jacq. Generally distributed.

" tetragyna, Hook. f. The typical form not uncommon; var. diffusa plentiful.

" depressa, Walp Kariotahi Gap; rare.

" micrantha, R. Br. Generally distributed.

Myriophyllum intermedium, DC. Common in streams and wet places

" elatinoides, Gaudich. Lower Waikato.

" robustum, Hook. f. Mauku; Kariotahi.

" pedunculatum, Hook. f. Sand-dunes near Waikato Head. Petrie.

Gunnera arenaria, Cheesem. West Coast; plentiful.

Callitriche verna, L. Lower Waikato.

" muelleri, Sond. Common in wet places.

Myrtaceæ.

Leptospermum scoparium, Forst. Common.

" ericoides, A. Rich. Not uncommon.

Metrosideros florida, Sm. Common in woods.

" diffusa, Sm. Mauku Fall; Bald Hills.

" hypericifolia, A. Cunn. Common in woods.

" robusta, A. Cunn. Common in woods.

" tomentosa, A Rich. Not uncommon on coast.

" scandens, Soland. Common in woods.

Myrtus bullata, Soland. Common.

Eugenia maire, A. Cunn. Edges of creeks and swamps.

Onagrarieæ.

Epilobium chionanthum, Haussk. Swamps; not uncommon.

" junceum, Soland. Not uncommon.

" [erectum, Petrie]. In swamps; not uncommon.

" pallidiflorum, Soland. In swamps; common.

" billardierianum, Ser. Coast; not uncommon.

" pubens, A. Rich. Not uncommon.

" alsinoides, A. Cunn. Mauku; Waitangi; rare.

" rotundifolium, G. Forst. Common in wet places.

" nummularifolium, R. Cunn. Not uncommon.

Fuchsia excorticata, L. f. Generally distributed.

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Passifloreæ.

Passiflora tetrandra, Banks and Sol. Margin of woods; very plentiful and luxuriant.

Ficoideæ.

Mesembryanthemum australe, Sol. Sea-cliff; plentiful.

Tetragonia expansa, Murr. Coast; not uncommon.

" trigyna, Banks and Sol. Coast; not uncommon.

Umbelliferæ.

Hydrocotyle hydrophila, Petrie. Lower Waikato.

" dissecta, Hook. f. Shady places; plentiful.

" pterocarpa, F. Muell. Wet places; not uncommon.

" novæ-zelandiæ, DC. Wet places; plentiful.

" moschata, G. Forst. Mauku; Waiau; not common.

" asiatica, L. Generally distributed.

Apium australe, Thou. Coast; plentiful.

Apium filiforme, Hook. Banks of tidal creeks and brackish marshes, common.

Crantzia lineata, Nutt. Common in brackish marshes and moist sand.

Araliaceæ.

Panax arboreum, G. Forst. Generally distributed.

Schefflera digitata, Forst. Not uncommon in damp places.

Pseudopanax lessonii, C. Koch. Coast; plentiful.

Pseudopanax crassifolium, C. Koch, var. unifoliolatum. Generally distributed in woods.

Cornaceæ.

Corokia buddleoides, A. Cunn. Waitangi; not common.

Griselinia lucida, G. Forst. Common in woods.

Caprifoliaceæ.

Alseuosmia quercifolia, A. Cunn. In woods; not plentiful.

Rubiaceæ.

Coprosma grandifolia, Hook. f. Not uncommon in woods.

" lucida, Forst. Not uncommon.

" baueri, Endl. Coast; not uncommon.

" robusta, Raoul. Plentiful.

" cunninghamii. Banks of streams and damp places.

" arborea, T. Kirk. Common in woods.

" spathulata, A. Cunn. Plentiful in places.

" rotundifolia, A. Cunn. Swampy bush, Lower Waikato.

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Coprosma areolata, Cheesem. Very plentiful.

" tenuicaulis, Hook. f. Common in damp woods.

" rhamnoides, A. Cunn. Not uncommon.

" rigida, Cheesem. Plentiful.

" acerosa, A. Cunn. Sand-dunes; plentiful.

" propinqua, A. Cunn. Damp spots; not uncommon.

Nertera cunninghamii, Hook. f. On wet rocks, Mauku Fall.

Nertera dichondræfolia, Hook. f. Plentiful in woods and swamps.

Galium tenuicaule, A. Cunn. Mauku, rare; Lower Waikato, common.

Galium umbrosum, Soland. Plentiful in woods.

Compositæ.

Lagenophora forsteri, DC. Generally distributed.

Olearia furfuracea, Hook. f. Maraka Flat; Waitangi; Waiuku.

" cunninghamii, Hook. f. Common in woods.

" solandri, Hook. f. Mauku; coast, common.

Gnaphalium luteo-album, L. Generally distributed.

" japonicum, Thunb. Generally distributed.

" collinum, Labill. Generally distributed.

Cassinia retorta, A. Cunn. Plentiful, especially near coast.

Siegesbeckia orientalis, L. In woods; not uncommon.

Bidens pilosa, L. Banks of Waikato River.

Cotula coronopifolia, L. Plentiful in wet places.

" minor, Hook. f. Not uncommon in wet places.

" dioica, Hook. f. Wet rocks, west coast.

Centipeda orbicularis, Lour. Low land; not uncommon.

Erechtites prenanthoides, DC. Mauku.

" arguta, DC. Generally distributed.

" quadridentata, DC. Not uncommon.

Brachyglottis repanda, Forst. Generally distributed.

Senecio lautus, Soland. Coast; common.

" kirkii, Hook. f. Not uncommon in woods.

Sonchus asper, Hill, var. littoralis. Sea-cliffs; plentiful.

Goodenovieæ.

Selliera radicans, Cav. Abundant in salt marshes.

Campanulaceæ.

Pratia angulata, Hook. f. Lower Waikato, plentiful; Mauku; Kariotahi.

Lobelia anceps, Linn. f. Plentiful

Wahlenbergia gracilis, A. DC. Generally distributed.

Ericaceæ.

Gaultheria antipoda, Forst. Generally distributed.

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Epacrideæ.

Cyathodes acerosa, Br. Generally distributed.

Leucopogon fasciculatus, A. Rich. Common.

" fraseri, A. Cunn. Generally distributed.

Epacris pauciflora, A. Rich. Te Karaka Flat.

Primulaceæ.

Samolus repens, Pers. Plentiful in salt marshes and along the coast.

Myrsineæ.

Myrsine salicina, Heward. Not uncommon.

" urvillei, A. DC. Plentiful in woods.

Oleaceæ.

Olea lanceolata, Hook. f. Not uncommon in woods.

" cunninghamii, Hook. f. Mauku.

Apocynaceæ.

Parsonsia albiflora, Raoul. Common in woods.

" rosea, Raoul. Common in woods.

Boragineæ.

Myosotis spathulata, Forst. Bank of creek near Puni; rare.

Loganiaceæ.

Geniostoma ligustrifolia, A. Cunn. Generally distributed.

Convolvulaceæ.

Calystegia sepium, Br. Abundant.

" tuguriorum, Br. Lower Waikato.

" soldanella, Br. Plentiful on the coast.

Dichondra repens, Forst. Plentiful in places.

Solanaceæ.

Solanum aviculare, Forst. Plentiful.

" nigrum, L. Generally distributed.

Scrophularineæ.

Mazus pumilio, Br. Moist ground, Lower Waikato.

Gratiola peruviana, L. Not uncommon in moist land.

" nana, Benth. Swamps, Te Karaka Flat.

Glossostigma elatinoides, Benth. Lower Waikato; west coast.

Limosella aquatica, L. Lower Waikato.

Veronica macrocarpa, Vahl. Banks of tidal creeks.

" salicifolia, Forst. Generally distributed.

" plebeia, R. Br. Low land; plentiful.

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Lentibularieæ.

Utricularia novæ-zelandiæ, Hook. f. Swamps, Te Karaka Flat, and along the Tram.

Utricularia colensoi, Hook. f. Swamp, Te Karaka Flat.

Verbenaceæ.

Vitex littoralis, A. Cunn. Generally distributed.

Avicennia officinalis, L. Manukau Harbour.

Myoporineæ.

Myoporum lætum, Forst. Waitangi; Manukau Head.

Labiatæ.

Mentha cunninghamii, DC. Mauku Fall; Kariotahi Gap.

Plantagineæ.

Plantago raoulii, Dene. Mauku; not common.

Chenopodiaceæ.

Chenopodium glaucum, L. Brackish-water swamps.

Salicornia australis, Sol. Along the shores.

Suæda maritima, Dum. Mud-flats, Waitangi.

Polygonaceæ.

Polygonum minus, Huds. Plentiful in wet places.

" aviculare, L. Not uncommon.

Rumex flexuosus, Sol. Bald Hills.

Muhlenbeckia australis, Meisn. Plentiful.

" complexa, Meisn. Abundant.

Laurineæ.

Beilschmiedia tawa, Benth. and Hook. f. Common.

" tarairi, Benth. and Hook. f. Common.

Litsæa calicaris, Hook. f. Generally distributed.

Monimiaceæ.

Laurelia novæ-zelandiæ, A. Cunn. Plentiful in woods.

Hedycarya dentata, Forst. Common in woods.

Proteaceæ.

Knightia excelsa, R. Br. Common in woods.

Thymeleæ.

Pimelea arenaria, A. Cunn. Plentiful on sandhills.

" lævigata, Gærtn. Common.

Euphorbiaceæ.

Euphorbia glauca, Forst. Common on the coast.

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Santalaceæ.

Fusanus cunninghamii, Hook. f. Not uncommon in woods.

Urticaceæ.

Paratrophis microphylla. Not uncommon.

Elatostemma rugosum, A. Cunn. Lower Waikato.

Parietaria debilis, Forst. West coast.

Piperaceæ.

Piper excelsum, Forst. Plentiful in woods.

Peperomia endlicheri, Miq. Generally distributed.

Coniferæ.

Phyllocladus trichomanoides, Don. Not common.

Dacrydium cupressinum, Sol. Plentiful in woods.

Podocarpus ferruginea, Don. Plentiful in woods.

" totara, Don. Plentiful in woods.

" spicata, R. Br. Not uncommon.

" dacrydioides, A. Rich. Abundant in low land.

Libocedrus doniana, Endl. Near Waiuku; rare.

Agathis australis, Steud. A few scattered trees only.

Orchideæ.

Earina mucronata, Lindl. Plentiful in woods.

" suaveolens, Lindl. In woods; not common.

Dendrobium cunninghamii, Lindl. Not uncommon.

Bulbophyllum pygmæum, Lindl. Upper branches of trees; common.

Bulbophyllum tuberculatum, Col. Upper branches of trees, Lower Waikato, not uncommon; Mauku, rare.

Sarcochilus adversus, Hook. f. Branches of trees; not uncommon.

Acianthus sinclairii, Hook. f. In woods; common.

Microtis porrifolia, Br. Generally distributed.

Pterostylis banksii, R. Br. In woods; plentiful.

" trullifolia, Hook. In woods; not uncommon.

" graminea, Hook. f. Wet place, Mauku Fall, rare.

Thelymitra longifolia, Forst. Common in open land.

" pulchella, Hook. f. Te Karaka Flat.

Corysanthes triloba, Hook. f. In woods; plentiful.

" macrantha, Hook. f. In woods; plentiful.

" oblonga, Hook. f. Wet places; not uncommon.

Spiranthes australis, Lindl. Swamps; not uncommon.

Prasophyllum colensoi, Hook. One plant seen in a swamp between Mauku and Puni.

Prasophyllum pumilum, Hook. f. Te Karaka Flat.

Orthoceras solandri, Lindl. Not uncommon in open places.

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Liliaceæ.

Rhipogonum scandens, Forst. In woods; plentiful.

Phormium tenax, Forst. Creek-banks, edges of swamps; common.

Cordyline australis, Hook. f. Generally distributed.

" banksii, Hook. f. Dry woods; not uncommon.

" pumilio, Hook. f. Among scrub; not uncommon.

Astelia cunninghamii, Hook. f. On cliffs and rather dry spots.

" solandri, A. Cunn. Common in woods.

" banksii, A. Cunn. Common in woods.

" grandis, Hook. f. Swampy places; not common.

Arthropodium cirrhatum. Not uncommon on sea-cliffs.

Dianella intermedia, Endl. Common.

Juncaceæ.

Juncus maritimus, L. Common in salt marshes.

" effusus, L. Generally distributed.

" planifolius, Br. Wet places; common.

" cæspititius. Wet places near the coast.

" prismatocarpus. Wet places; plentiful.

" bufonius, L. Not uncommon.

Luzula campestris, DC. Vicinity of Mauku.

Palmeæ.

Rhopalostylis sapida, Wendl. and Druce. Common in woods.

Typhaceæ.

Typha angustifolia, L. Abundant in swamps.

Sparganium simplex, Huds. Common in swamps.

Pandaneæ.

Freycinetia banksii, A. Cunn. Common in suitable localities.

Lemnaceæ.

Lemna minor, L. Not uncommon in still water.

Naiadaceæ.

Triglochin triandrum, Michaux. Common in salt marshes, and in moist sand on the coast.

Potamogeton cheesemanii, A. Bennett. Common in streams.

" ochreatus, Raoul. Waikato River.

" polygonifolius, Pourr. Common in wet places.

Zostera marina, L. Manukau Harbour and tidal creeks.

Restiaceæ.

Leptocarpus simplex, A. Rich. Brackish-water marshes, plentiful; Mauku Creek (fresh water).

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Cyperaceæ.

Cyperus ustulatus, A. Rich. Plentiful in wet places.

Eleocharis sphacelata, Br. Wet swamps; not uncommon.

" acuta, Br. Common in swampy places.

" gracillima. Common in swamps.

Scirpus cernuus, Vahl. (S. riparius, Br.). Common.

" inundatus, Poir. Plentiful in wet places.

" prolifer. Not uncommon in swamps.

" nodosus, Rottb. Generally distributed.

" lacustris, L. Banks of streams; common.

" maritimus, L. Waikato River; Mauku Creek; coast.

" frondosus, Banks and Sol. Sandhills; common.

Schœnus axillaris, Poir. Common in wet places.

" tenax, Hook. f. Te Karaka Flat; not common.

" tendo, Banks and Sol. Te Karaka Flat; common.

" carsei, Cheesem. Te Karaka Flat; not common.

Lepidosperma australe, R. Br. Generally distributed.

" concava, R. Br. Te Karaka Flat; common.

Cladium articulatum, Br. In swampy places; common.

" glomeratum, Br. Common in swamps.

" teretifolium, Br. Common in swamps.

" gunnii, Hook. f. Common throughout the district.

" janceum, Br. Brackish-water marshes; abundant.

" sinclairii, Hook. f. Cliffs of tidal creeks

" capillaceum, C. B. Clarke. Common in swampy places

Gahnia hectori, Kirk. Mauku; not common.

" lacera, Steud. Not uncommon.

" gaudichaudii, Steud. Dry places; not uncommon.

" setifolia. Wet places; common.

Uncinia australis, Pers. Common in woods.

" banksii, Boott. Common in dry woods.

Carex paniculata, L. The varieties secta and virgata are plentiful in swamps.

" inversa, R. Br. Bank of Waikato, rare; Bald Hills, rare.

" subdola, Boott. Generally distributed in wet places.

" ternaria, Forst. Common in wet places.

" lucida, Boott. Generally distributed.

" dipsacea, Berggren. Between Mauku and Lower Waikato.

" testacea, Sol. Not uncommon on the coast.

" littorosa, Baker. Muddy flats, Mauku (tidal) Creek.

" dissita, Soland. The typical form, var. a lambertiana and var. γ, are common throughout the district.

" neesiana, Endl. Vicinity of Mauku.

" breviculmis, R. Br. Dry hills; common.

" pumila, Thunb. Sandy coast; common.

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Carex vacillans, Sol. Bald Hills.

" pseudo-cyperus, L. Common in wet land.

Gramineæ.

Microlæna stipoides, Br. Throughout the district.

" arenacea, Hook. f. Common in woods.

Hierochloe redolens, Br. Wet places, Mauku; coast.

Spinifex hirsuta, Labill. Common on the coast.

Paspalum distichum, Burmann. Bank of Waikato River and moist brackish marshes.

Oplismenus undulatifolius, Beauv. Common in woods.

Isachne australis, Br. Swamps; plentiful.

Zoysia pungens, Willd. Common on sand-dunes.

Stipa micrantha, Nees. Brackish-water marshes.

Dichelachne crinita, Hook. f. Not uncommon.

" sciurea, Hook. f. Generally distributed.

Deyeuxia forsteri, Kunth. Common.

" billardieri, Kunth. Brackish swamps; common.

" quadriseta, Benth. Not uncommon.

Arundo conspicua, Forst. Sandhills and inland swamps; plentiful.

Poa anceps, Forst. Not uncommon.

" australis var. lævis. Wet places on the coast.

Danthonia semi-annularis, Br. Generally distributed.

Filices.

Gleichenia circinata, Swz. Generally distributed.

" dicarpa, Br. Common.

" cunninghamii, Hew. The Bluff; not common.

Cyathea medullaris, Swz. Common in woods.

" dealbata, Swz. Common in woods.

Hemitelia smithii, Hook. Mauku; two plants only.

Dicksonia squarrosa, Swz. Common in woods.

Hymenophyllum tunbridgense, Sm. Common in woods.

" multifidum, Swz. Patumahoe; rare.

" rarum, Br. Not uncommon.

" polyanthos, Swz. Common in woods.

" Javanicum, Spreng. On rocks; not uncommon.

" dilatatum, Swz. In woods; common.

" demissum, Swz. Plentiful in woods.

" scabrum, A. Rich. Mauku; rare.

" flabellatum, Labill. In woods; not uncommon.

" subtilissimum, Kunze. Mauku; rare.

Trichomanes reniforme, Forst. In woods; not common.

" humile, Forst. On damp rocks; not uncommon.

" venosum, Br. On tree ferns; common.

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Trichomanes rigidum, Swz., var. elongatum. Shady clay banks; common.

Davallia novæ-zelandiæ, Col. Mauku; rare.

Lindsaya linearis, Swz. Te Karaka Flat; plentiful.

" viridis, Col. Mauku, on stems of ferns; not common.

Adiantum diaphanum, Blume. Creek-sides; not uncommon.

" affine, Willd. Common.

" fulvum, Raoul. Not uncommon.

" æthiopicum, L. Mauku; not uncommon.

" hispidulum, Swz. Mauku; rare.

Hypolepis tenuifolia, Bernhard. Not common.

" distans, Hook. Mauku, plentiful; Lower Waikato.

Pellæa rotundifolia, Hook. Common in woods.

Pteris tremula, Br. Plentiful in woods.

" scaberula, A. Rich. Mauku; Puni; Lower Waikato. Not common.

" macilenta, A. Cunn. In woods; plentiful.

" comans, Forst. Puni; one plant. Plentiful along the coast.

" aquilina, L., var. esculenta. Generally distributed.

" incisa, Thunb. Not uncommon.

Lomaria discolor, Willd. In woods; plentiful.

" lanceolata, Spreng. Banks of creeks, &c.; common

" procera, Spreng. Generally distributed

" filiformis, A. Cunn. In woods; plentiful.

" fluviatilis, Spreng. Bald Hill bush; rare.

" membranacea, Col. In woods; not uncommon.

" frazeri, A. Cunn. In woods; common.

Doodia media, R. Br. Not common.

Asplenium obtusatum, Forst., var. obliquum and var. lucidum. Common in woods.

" falcatum, Lamarck. Plentiful in woods.

" hookerianum, Col. Mauku; Lower Waikato.

" bulbiferum, Forst. Plentiful in woods.

" flaceidum, Forst. Common in woods.

" umbrosum, J. Smith. Not common.

Aspidium richardii, Hook. On rocks; not uncommon.

" capense, Willd. Usually an epiphyte; common.

Nephrodium thelypteris, Desv., var. squamulosum. Swamp, Lower Waikato; not common.

" decompositum, R. Br. Not common.

" glabellum, A. Cunn. In woods; plentiful.

" hispidum, Hook. Common in woods.

Polypodium punctatum, Thunb. Generally distributed.

" pennigerum, Forst. Plentiful throughout the district.

" grammitidis, R. Br. Not uncommon.

" tenellum, Forst. In woods; not uncommon.

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Polypodium cunninghamii, Hook. On rocks and tree-trunks; plentiful.

" serpens, Forst. Common throughout the district.

" pustulatum, Forst. In woods; plentiful.

" billardieri, Br. Generally distributed.

Todea hymenophylloides, Rich. and Less. Banks of creeks; common.

Schizæa fistulosa, Labill. Te Karaka Flat; common.

" bifida, Swz. Te Karaka Flat; plentiful.

Lygodium articulatum, A. Rich. Common in woods.

Marattia fraxinea, Sm. Bald Hills, not uncommon; Puni; Manukau Head, in deep gully.

Ophioglosseæ.

Ophioglossum vulgatum, L. Bank of Waikato River.

Botrychium ternatum, Swz. In scrub; not uncommon.

Salvinieæ.

Azolla filiculoides, Lam., var. rubra. Swamps, Lower Waikato.

Lycopodiaceæ.

Lycopodium billardieri, Spreng. In woods; not uncommon.

" densum, Labill. Among scrub; common.

" cernuum, L. Clay cliffs, the Bluff; rare.

" laterale, Br. In damp open places; common.

" scariosum, Forst. Clay cliffs, the Bluff; rare.

" volubile, Forst. Generally distributed.

Tmesipteris tannensis, Bernh. In woods; common.