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The orchid Ophrys speculum Link is widely distributed in the Mediterranean. Since its inclusion in the checklist of Croatian flora, the species has not been confirmed in the field, but has recently been found on Cape (rt) Kamenjak, southern Istria. A few plants were growing within garrigue vegetation of Cisto-Ericetalia.


Ophrys speculum orchid Rt Kamenjak Istria Croatia

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Vukovic, N., Tommasoni, A., & D’Onofrio, T. (2013). The orchid Ophrys speculum Link (Orchidaceae) in Croatia. Acta Botanica Croatica, 72(1). Retrieved from