Himantoglossum hircinum


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Noun1.Himantoglossum hircinum - an orchid of the genus Himantoglossum
orchid, orchidaceous plant - any of numerous plants of the orchid family usually having flowers of unusual shapes and beautiful colors
genus Himantoglossum, Himantoglossum - small genus of terrestrial orchids of Europe and Mediterranean region
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The seventh species, Himantoglossum hircinum (L.) Spreng., is catalogued as Special Interest in the RC of the Basque Country whereas in the Red List of the Basque Country it is catalogued as Near Threatened.
Jetschke, "Influence of geographical isolation on genetic diversity of Himantoglossum hircinum (orchidaceae)," Folia Geobotanica, vol.
However, in the UK, Himantoglossum hircinum has recently begun increasing again, as has Ophrys sphegodes.