Herbario Virtual del Mediterráneo Occidental

Àrea de Botànica, Departament de Biologia, Universitat de les Illes Balears

Ophrys incubacea Bianca

Family : ORCHIDACEAE

Genus : Ophrys

    Catalan common name : Aranyera.

    Province distribution : Balearic Islands.

    Distribution in the islands : Ibiza. Mallorca.

    General distribution : Mediterranean

    Flowering time : March. April. May.

    Life-forms : Geophyte.

    Habitat : Pine woodlands and garriques.

    IUCN Category : Poco preocupante

    Characteristics : Ophrys incubacea can be easily recognized by its flower label, which is dark and velvety and in the centre are white lines forming an ¿H¿. Inhabits, like other Ophrys species in garrigues and pine forest clearings. Flowers during the months of March and April.

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