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Noun1.Himantoglossum - small genus of terrestrial orchids of Europe and Mediterranean region
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Orchidaceae, orchid family, Orchidaceae - enormous cosmopolitan family of perennial terrestrial or epiphytic plants with fleshy tubers or rootstocks and unusual flowers
Himantoglossum hircinum, lizard orchid - an orchid of the genus Himantoglossum
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About 77 plants, including Iris elegantissima, Himantoglossum formosum, Dorema glabrum, etc.can be found here.
Although this report follows the nomenclature suggested by Flora iberica [76], which includes a total of 89 Iberian species belonging to 25 different genera, this study also adds four species of Canarian orchid flora not present in the Iberian orchid flora (adding the genus Habenaria, which is not present in the Iberian Peninsula): Habenaria tridactylites Lindl., Himantoglossum metlesicsianum (W.
Jetschke, "Influence of geographical isolation on genetic diversity of Himantoglossum hircinum (orchidaceae)," Folia Geobotanica, vol.