Saturday Quiz – International Orchid Appreciation Day – The Answers

Title Photo by Velella, CC BY-SA 3.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

Title Photo – Dune Helleborine (Epipactis dunensis)

Dear Readers, two excellent results this week,  with Mike from Alittlebitoutoffocus with 13 out of 15 and our old friends Fran and Bobby Freelove taking the top spot with 15/15. Thank you for playing,and let’s see what the challenge is tomorrow….

Photo One by Björn S..., CC BY-SA 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons1.D – Dark Red Helleborine (Epipactis atrorubens)

Photo Two Björn S..., CC BY-SA 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

2.G – Autumn Lady’s-Tresses (Spiranthes spiralis)

Photo Three by John Game, CC BY 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

3. H – Frog Orchid (Coeloglossum viride)

Photo Four by Björn S..., CC BY-SA 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

4 I – Greater Butterfly Orchid (Platanthera chlorantha)

Photo Five byLairich Rig / Heath Spotted-orchid (Dactylorhiza maculata)

5. F – Heath Spotted Orchid (Dactylorhiza maculata)

Photo Six by AJC1, CC BY-SA 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

6.L – Man Orchid (Orchis anthropophora)

Photo Seven © Hans Hillewaert

7. C. – Burnt Orchid (Neotinea ustulata)

Photo Eight by Orchi, CC BY-SA 3.0 <http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/>, via Wikimedia Commons

8.E – Lady Orchid (Orchis purpurea)

Photo Nine by Holger Krisp, CC BY 3.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

9.A – Military Orchid (Orchis militaris)

Photo Ten by Muséum de Toulouse, CC BY-SA 4.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

10.B – Lizard Orchid (Himantoglossum hircinum)

Photo Eleven by Ivar Leidus, CC BY-SA 4.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

11.O – Fly Orchid (Ophrys insectifera)

Photo Twelve by Patrice Bon, CC0, via Wikimedia Commons

12 M – Early Purple Orchid (Orchis mascula)

Photo Thirteen by By The original uploader was (Automated conversion) at English Wikipedia. - Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons., CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=2471900

13 N – Pyramidal Orchid (Anacamptis pyramidalis)

Photo Fourteen by Bernard DUPONT from FRANCE, CC BY-SA 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

14 K – Bee Orchid (Ophrys apifera)

Photo Fifteen by CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=35786

15 J – Early Spider Orchid (Ophrys sphegodes)

Photo Credits

Title Photo by Velella, CC BY-SA 3.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

Photo One by Björn S…, CC BY-SA 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

Photo Two by Björn S…, CC BY-SA 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

Photo Three by John Game, CC BY 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

Photo Four by Björn S…, CC BY-SA 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

Photo Five by Lairich Rig / Heath Spotted-orchid (Dactylorhiza maculata)

Photo Six by AJC1, CC BY-SA 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

Photo Seven © Hans Hillewaert

Photo Eight by Orchi, CC BY-SA 3.0 <http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/>, via Wikimedia Commons

Photo Nine by Holger Krisp, CC BY 3.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

Photo Ten by Muséum de Toulouse, CC BY-SA 4.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

Photo Eleven by Ivar Leidus, CC BY-SA 4.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

Photo Twelve by Patrice Bon, CC0, via Wikimedia Commons

Photo Thirteen by By The original uploader was (Automated conversion) at English Wikipedia. – Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons., CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=2471900

Photo Fourteen by Bernard DUPONT from FRANCE, CC BY-SA 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

Photo Fifteen by CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=35786

 

4 thoughts on “Saturday Quiz – International Orchid Appreciation Day – The Answers

  1. Fran & Bobby Freelove

    Thank you for another great quiz, a lot of time and effort must go into doing these on your part, we look forward to the next one.

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  2. Alittlebitoutoffocus

    I’m not sure how I managed it, but I wrote down N as the Fly and O as the Pyramidal in my book when I was doing the quiz. But no matter, it was a fun quiz and well done to Fran and Bobby!

    Reply

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