IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Range Description

Ophrys insectifera is a central European species, stretching from Ireland and the mountains of northern Spain east to the Apennines, Romania, northern Greece and the Ukraine. In the northeast there are outliers in Norway and the Moscow area. Ophrys insectifera is the most northern of the Ophrys species. It is found from sea level to 1,700 m altitude (Pederson and Faurholdt 2007, Delforge 1995).


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