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Orchid Species: Ophrys scolopax

(This name is currently accepted by Kew.)

Ophrys scolopax is an orchid species identified by Willd. in 1793.
Genus
Ophrys (Oph.)
Grex
scolopax
(name currently accepted by Kew)
Parents
Species
Author
Willd.
Year
1793
ORIGIN: Found in Tunisia, Algeria, Morocco, , The Canary Islands, Portugal, Spain, Balaeric Islands, Corsica, Sardinia, Sicily, Italy, Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria, eastern Aegean Islands, Greece, Yugoslavia, Crimea and Turkey, in grasslands, scrublands and light forests in calcareous or acidic soils.

DESCRIPTION: Small to medium sized, cold growing terrestrial orchid with 5 to 6 lanceolate to oblong-lanceolate leaves that blooms in the spring on a 15 [37.5 cm] long, 3 to 10 flowered inflorescence.

FLOWER SIZE: About 1 inch [about 2.5 cm] -- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Year Author
Add+ Ophrys Oph isaura 1980 Renz & Taubenheim
Add+ Ophrys Oph regis-ferdinandii 1983 (Acht. & Kellerer ex Renz) Buttler
Add+ Ophrys Oph vernixia 1804 Brot.
Add+ Ophrys Oph lusitanica 1990 (O.Danesch & E.Danesch) Paulus & Gack
Add+ Ophrys Oph scolopax ssp. isaura 2019 (Renz & Taubenheim) H.A.Pedersen & P.J.Cribb
Add+ Ophrys Oph scolopax ssp. philippei 2019 (Gren.) H.A.Pedersen & P.J.Cribb
Add+ Ophrys Oph scolopax ssp. phrygia 2019 (H.Fleischm. & Bornm.) H.A.Pedersen & P.J.Cribb
Add+ Ophrys Oph eos 2009 Devillers & Devillers-Tersch.
Add+ Ophrys Oph hippocratis 2009 P.Delforge
Add+ Ophrys Oph ciliata 1806 Kunth
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