Ophrys speculum. Distribution (16 Photos)


The subspecies name lusitanica means 'of Portugal' - Lusitania was the ancient Roman name for Portugal. The plants often grow in groups. This specimen shown here was photographed close to the coast in the Algarve in Portugal in April. The lip is three-lobed and bordered by a greenish-yellow border which is surrounded by a band of thick velvety hairs which are reddish brown. The two lateral lobes resemble 'arms' held out to the side of the central lobe. Ophrys speculum subsp. Ophrys speculum subsp. Lorenz Ophrys regis-ferdinandii Renz Buttler Ophrys speculum f. Distribution Ophrys lusitanica, has a fragmented distribution centred in the Algarve region of Portugal.


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The sepals and petals are green and marked with violet spots or stripes. Habitat[ edit ] Mirror orchid is found in stony and rocky places, grassland, scrub and pine forests, on dry to moist calcareous soils, in full sunlight or light shade. Other countries in Europe where this orchid is known to occur include Spain, Cyprus and Greece. Males are lured by the flower, which resembles the female wasp.

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The plants often grow in groups. Distribution Ophrys speculum is spread throughout the Mediterranean region, and is particularly prolific in the Algarve region of Portugal. Etymology The genus name Ophrys comes from Greek and means 'eyebrow' - a reference to the hairy fringe of the lip of the flower of many orchids in this genus. Habitat Mirror Orchids flower beside paths and roadsides, in stony and rocky places and also in short grassland on abandoned farmland.

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We suggest you upgrade to a modern browser. Etymology The genus name Ophrys comes from Greek and means 'eyebrow' - a reference to the hairy fringe of the lip of the flower of many orchids in this genus. Description The Mirror Orchid grows to around 25cm tall and each inflorescence carries between 2 - 8 large flowers. The flower and wasp are both hairy and the blue patch on the lip appears to mimic the reflection of the sky on the wasp's wings.

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Ophrys speculum subsp. The two lateral lobes resemble 'arms' held out to the side of the central lobe. We suggest you upgrade to a modern browser. Author-signed copies are available here Other countries in Europe where this orchid is known to occur include Spain, Cyprus and Greece. There is a greenish border to the lip which is fringed with rusty-brownish hairs. In the Algarve it can often be found on the edge of footpaths and rough tracks. The lip is three-lobed and bordered by a greenish-yellow border which is surrounded by a band of thick velvety hairs which are reddish-brown. The latter is endemic to islands in the Aegean. The specific epithet speculum means 'mirror', a reference to the light-reflective patch on the labellum..

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There is a greenish border to the lip which is fringed with rusty-brownish hairs. The petals and sepals are green suffused with purple. Author-signed copies are available here

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Ophrys speculum subsp. The sepals and petals are green and marked with violet spots or stripes. The flower and wasp are both hairy and the blue patch on the lip appears to mimic the reflection of the sky on the wasp's wings.

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