Ophrys fusca

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Ophrys fusca


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Asparagales

Familia: Orchidaceae
Subfamilia: Orchidoideae
Tribus: Orchideae
Subtribus: Orchidinae
Genus: Ophrys
Species: Ophrys fusca
Subspecies: (5)
O. f. subsp. blitopertha – O. f. subsp. cinereophila – O. f. subsp. fusca – O. f. subsp. iricolor – O. f. subsp. pallida


Ophrys fusca Link, J. Bot. (Schrader) 1799(2): 324 (1800)


  • Homotypic
    • Arachnites fuscus (Link) Tod. in F.W.Schmidt, Fl. Boëm. 1: 98 (1793)


Native distribution areas

Display the range areas:

  • Continental: Africa 
    • Regional: Northern Africa
      • Algeria, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia.
  • Continental: Asia-Temperate 
    • Regional: Western Asia
      • Cyprus, East Aegean Islands, Lebanon-Syria, Palestine, Turkey.
  • Continental: Europe 
    • Regional: Southeastern Europe
      • Albania, Greece, Italy, Kriti, Romania, Sicilia, Turkey-in-Europe, Yugoslavia.
    • Regional: Southwestern Europe
      • Baleares, Corse, France, Portugal, Sardegna, Spain.

References: Brummitt, R.K. (2001) TDGW – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

Vernacular names[edit]

العربية: أوفريس بني
català: Abellera fosca
Deutsch: Braune Ragwurz
English: Dark bee orchid
français: Ophrys brun
svenska: Brun ofrys

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