Ophrys persephonae H. F. Paulus spec. nov.

in: Ber. Arbeitskrs. Heim. Orchid. 18 (1): 38-86.

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Diagnosis: Flores Ophrydi blitoperthae similis, labellum nigro-brunneum cum margo latus subflavus, brunneo-flavus vel vix flavus; labellum 11-13 mm longum et 9-10 mm latum; speculum obscurus canu-coeruleus, nitidus; margo speculi claro colore, speculum ad basim terminatus tenuis, ingressus cavae stigmaticae laevis vel multum obscurus; labellum planum, sine angulus ad basin; lobes laterales lato exponsus, vix infra incurvatus.

Holotypus: Rhodos, Loutanital, 1,5 km westlich Arhipoli, Kiefernwald, 30.3.1999, Blüte in 70 %igem Methylakohol, in coll. H. F. Paulus, Wien.