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Mirror Orchid

Ophrys speculum

Description:

Flowers approx 2cm high

Habitat:

approx 40m above waterline on limestone headland, in stony spaces between the shrubs.

Notes:

Hellmut Baumann 'Greek WildFlowers', p 459.

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3 Comments

Fyn Kynd
Fyn Kynd 5 years ago

Your spotting has been nominated for the Spotting of the Week. The winner will be chosen by the Project Noah Rangers based on a combination of factors including: uniqueness of the shot, status of the organism (for example, rare or endangered), quality of the information provided in the habitat and description sections. There is a subjective element, of course; the spotting with the highest number of Ranger votes is chosen. Congratulations on being nominated!

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 5 years ago

Lovely spotting !

Jolly Ibañez
Jolly Ibañez 5 years ago

Beautiful orchid species.

Tony Fait
Spotted by
Tony Fait

Αποκεντρωμένη Διοίκηση Πελοποννήσου, Δυτικής Ελλάδας και Ιονίου, Greece

Spotted on Apr 7, 2015
Submitted on Apr 9, 2015

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