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Anacamptis morio 2019
Anacamptis pyramidalis 2019
Dactylorhiza maculata s.l. 2019
Dactylorhiza sambucina 2019
Epipactis helleborine s.l. 2019
Gymnadenia conopsea 2019
Himantoglossum hircinum 2019
Limodorum abortivum 2019
Ophrys apifera 2019
Ophrys fuciflora s.l. 2019
Ophrys insectifera 2019
Ophrys scolopax 2019
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Platanthera bifolia 2019
Platanthera chlorantha 2019
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The last news (better updated in the French version)
Tuesday, May 21st, 2019
Orchisauvage, pour faire plus encore…
Comment aider Orchisauvage ?   Après 5 ans d’existence, le demi-million d’observations est largement dépassé, merci à tous [...]
Thursday, January 31st, 2019
Best wishes for the New Year
L’année 2018 a battu tous les records en termes de visites, de nombre d’observateurs et de saisies. Vous êtes dorénavant plus de 3000 à partager [...]
Tuesday, March 20th, 2018
Orchisauvage participe à Orchidées Paris 2018
Orchisauvage sera présent au 18ème colloque international de l’EOCCE (European Orchid Council Conference and Exhibition) qui se tiendra du 23 au 25 mars prochain [...]
Wednesday, January 31st, 2018
Orchisauvage wishes you a happy new year 2018
Le comité technique d’Orchisauvage (Gadpro) a le plaisir de vous adresser ses meilleurs vœux pour l’année 2018. Malgré l’absence [...]

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Friday, October 18th, 2019

Waning Gibbous (19 days)
Moonrise at 21h51 and moonset at 12h22
 Sun : sunrise at 07h59 and sunset at 18h53
 Day : dawn at 07h30 and dusk at 19h22
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Monday, October 14th, 2019

Villeneuve-lès-Maguelone - sans lieu-dit défini
Common specie 1 Ophrys speculum  

Sunday, October 13th, 2019

Vence - sans lieu-dit défini
Common specie synonyms ~6 Ophrys aurelia 
Common specie 10 Ophrys vetula 
Vaudoué (Le) - sans lieu-dit défini
Common specie 2 Epipactis helleborine var. minor 

Saturday, October 5th, 2019

Cergy - sans lieu-dit défini
Common specie ≥30 Epipactis helleborine var. minor 

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