Kingdom: Plantae > Division: Tracheophyta > Class: Magnoliopsida > Order: Asparagales > Family: Orchidaceae > Genus: Ophrys > Species: Ophrys scolopax > See subspecies
Scientific name Source
Ophrys scolopax x fuciflora Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (2001)
Ophrys scolopax subsp. scolopax Cav. Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (2001)
Ophrys scolopax subsp. cornuta (Steven) E.G.Camus Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (2001)
Ophrys scolopax subsp. heldreichii (Schltr.) E.Nelson Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (2001)
Ophrys scolopax subsp. isaura (Renz & Taubenheim) H.A.Pedersen & P.J.Cribb
Ophrys scolopax subsp. conradiae (Melki & Deschâtres) H.Baumann, Giotta, Künkele, R.Lorenz & Piccitto
Ophrys scolopax subsp. phrygia (H.Fleischm. & Bornm.) H.A.Pedersen & P.J.Cribb

Ophrys scolopax Cav.

Images from the web

Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
Protected by 3 international agreements


The distribution map is currently disabled. A new map solution will soon become available. In the meantime, please consult other species distribution map providers listed in the Other resources panel below.

Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

The IUCN Red List threat status assesses the risk of extinction.

IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

The EU conservation status is assessed for species mentioned in the EU Habitats Directive annexes. The EU Habitats Directive does not cover this species.

Natura 2000 sites

Not available

Legal status

Legal text Annex Conditions More information
Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Synonym for this species is listed in CITES. See there for more details.
Commission regulation (EU) No 1320/2014, of 1 December 2014, amending Council Regulation (EC) No 338/97 on the protection of species of wild fauna and flora by regulating trade therein (EU regulation of trade of fauna and flora)

Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
Synonym Author
Ophrys picta Link

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
ITIS search Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Species+ Species+ by UNEP-WCMC

External data

No external data sets available for this species
European Environment Agency (EEA)
Kongens Nytorv 6
1050 Copenhagen K
Phone: +45 3336 7100