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Ophrys persephonae


Ophrys persephonae
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Copyright: anita and mike allsopp (juanit) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 58 W: 5 N: 270] (1522)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2012-04-05
Camera: Canon 550 D, Tamrom 90mm f2.8 DI
Exposure: f/13.0, 1/125 seconds
Details: Tripod: Yes
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Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): Orchids of Rhodes [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2012-04-28 5:11
Viewed: 3178
Points: 4
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Species with restricted distribution to Rhodes and the opposite Turkish coasts of Aegean. One of the 2 representatives of blitopertha group with many similarities to the homonym Ophrys blitopertha. It differs from this latter species, as it prefers different biotopes (semi-shadowy and sparse coniferous forests), has more intense macula coloration, higher stem and more strong longitudinal bending of the lip. Also, it flowers slightly earlier, from mid-March - April.

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Nice one, I remember finding these everywhere as oposed to the blithopertha

well shot
TFS
J

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  • kabel Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 61 W: 0 N: 95] (552)
  • [2012-04-28 19:04]

Hello, a very nice photo of the orchid. It seems to have an animated stance probably due to your POV. Nice composition that displays the flower well. Real beautiful macro shot. TFS,
Karen

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