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Ophrys_x_tumentia   (Large-breasted Bee orchid)


Ophrys_x_tumentia  (ORCHIDACEAE.) 
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Profile Date Oct-2010 (last update: 12-Jan-2019)
Citation for this page Mifsud, S. (Oct-2010) phrys_x_tumentia retrieved from MaltaWildPlants.com on 2019-Sep-17

Nomenclature

Species name :

Ophrys_x_tumentia  Mifsud

Name Derivation :

,

Synonyms :

Basionym or principal synonyms: Ophrys pectus Raf.
Full list of synonyms: [ PlantList ]   [ IPNI ]   [ Catalogue of Life ]

Plant Family :

Orchidaceae  Juss.
(Orchid Family)

English name(s) :

Large-breasted Bee orchid

Maltese name(s) :

Dubbiena ta' Sidirha Kbir

Status for Malta :

Endemic. Occurs only on the Maltese islands

Remarks :

-


Morphology and structure

PLANT STRUCTURE:

Character

Growth Form

Branching

Surface

Description

General
Picture

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LEAVES:

Character

Arrangement

Attachment

Venation

Description

General
Picture

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Character

Leaf Shape

Leaf Margin

Remarks

Description

General
Picture

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FLOWERS:

Character

Colour

Basic Flower Type

No. of Petals

No. of Sepals

Description

General
Picture

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Character

Inflorescence

Description

Ovary

Stamens

Description

General
Picture

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Character

Scent

Average Flower Size

Pollen Colour

Other Notes

Description


SEEDS:

Character

No. Per Fruit

Shape

Size

Colour

Description

General
Picture

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FRUIT AND OTHER BOTANICAL DATA:

Character

Fruit Type

Colour of Fruit

Subterranean Parts

Other Notes

Description

General
Picture

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Plant description and characters

Life Cycle:

Growth Form:

GEOPHYTE (bearing underground bulbs, rhizomes, stolons, etc.)

Habitat:

Garigue, steppes and maquis where its putative parent co-exist together

Frequency:

Scarce

Localities in Malta:

Plant Height:

Flowering Period:

Jan-Mar

Protection in Malta:

Protected by law: schedule VI of legal notice LN311/2006. (strictly protected species)

Red List 1989:

Not listed in the Red Data Book of the Maltese Islands

Poison:

Data not available


Images (9 images)
   Ophrys_x_tumentia   -   Image Code: OPHTU-0.
   Ophrys_x_tumentia   -   Image Code: OPHTU-1.
   Ophrys_x_tumentia   -   Image Code: OPHTU-2.
   Ophrys_x_tumentia   -   Image Code: OPHTU-3.
   Ophrys_x_tumentia   -   Image Code: OPHTU-4.
   Ophrys_x_tumentia   -   Image Code: OPHTU-5.
   Ophrys_x_tumentia   -   Image Code: OPHTU-6.
   Ophrys_x_tumentia   -   Image Code: OPHTU-7.
   Ophrys_x_tumentia   -   Image Code: OPHTU-8.

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Cat. of Life

EoL

IPNI

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NYBG

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RBGE

KEW

MNHN

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