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Fly orchid (Ophrys insectifera) Lago di Braies, Italy. Jun 21, 2013. Geotagged,Italy,Ophrys insectifera,Summer Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Fly orchid (Ophrys insectifera)

Lago di Braies, Italy. Jun 21, 2013.

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''Ophrys insectifera'', the fly orchid, is a species of orchid and the type species of the genus ''Ophrys''. It is remarkable as an example of sexually-deceptive pollination and floral mimicry as well as of a highly-selective and highly evolved plant-pollinator relationship.

Species identified by Thibaud Aronson
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By Thibaud Aronson

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Uploaded Oct 30, 2016. Captured Jun 21, 2013 16:15 in Frazione S. Vito, 8, 39030 Braies BZ, Italy.
  • DSC-RX100
  • f/2.8
  • 1/400s
  • ISO800
  • 10.4mm