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Ophrys grandiflora  TEN.
 

Fam.:  Orchidaceae / Orchid Family

Synon.:  Ophrys tenthredinifera  WILLD.  subsp. grandiflora  (TEN.) KREUTZ

Genus:  Ophrys  L.
 

Authors:
   TEN.:  Michele Tenore (1780 - 1861), Italian botanist at Naples
   WILLD.:  Carl Ludwig Willdenow (1765 - 1812), German botanist
   KREUTZ:  Carolus (Carel) Adrianus Johannes Kreutz (1954 - ), Dutch orchid specialist
   L.:  Carl von Linné (Linnaeus, 1707 - 1777), Swedish naturalist who introduced the binary naming system for plants and animals
 

Etymology:
   Ophrys:   Greek plant name, from ophrys = eyebrow
   grandiflora:   large-flowered
   tenthredinifera:   bearing sawflies
 

Ophrys grandiflora / Sicilian Sawfly Orchid, Sicily,  Ferla 1.4.1998
Fig. 1:  Ophrys grandiflora / Sicilian Sawfly Orchid
Sicily, Ferla 1.4.1998
Ophrys grandiflora / Sicilian Sawfly Orchid, Sicily,  Ferla 1.4.1998
Fig. 2:  Ophrys grandiflora / Sicilian Sawfly Orchid
Sicily, Ferla 1.4.1998
Ophrys grandiflora / Sicilian Sawfly Orchid, Sicily,  Godrano 30.3.1998
Fig. 3:  Ophrys grandiflora / Sicilian Sawfly Orchid
Sicily, Godrano 30.3.1998
Ophrys grandiflora / Sicilian Sawfly Orchid, Sicily,  Niscemi 11.3.2002
Fig. 4:  Ophrys grandiflora / Sicilian Sawfly Orchid
Sicily, Niscemi 11.3.2002
Ophrys grandiflora / Sicilian Sawfly Orchid, Sicily,  Niscemi 11.3.2002
Fig. 5:  Ophrys grandiflora / Sicilian Sawfly Orchid
Sicily, Niscemi 11.3.2002
Ophrys grandiflora / Sicilian Sawfly Orchid, Sicily,  Niscemi 11.3.2002
Fig. 6:  Ophrys grandiflora / Sicilian Sawfly Orchid
Sicily, Niscemi 11.3.2002
Ophrys grandiflora / Sicilian Sawfly Orchid, Sicily,  Palermo 30.3.1998
Fig. 7:  Ophrys grandiflora / Sicilian Sawfly Orchid
Sicily, Palermo 30.3.1998
Ophrys grandiflora / Sicilian Sawfly Orchid, Sicily,  Palermo 30.3.1998
Fig. 8:  Ophrys grandiflora / Sicilian Sawfly Orchid
Sicily, Palermo 30.3.1998
   
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