Cyprus Discovery Map

Visit Our Map and Discovery Cyprus

Butterflies

Papilio Machaon - Swallowtail

Flowers - Plants

Anemone coronaria - Poppy Anemone - Ανεμώνη

Sights

Tzelefos Medieval Bridge - Μεσαιωνικό Γεφύρη Τζελεφού

Landscapes - Places - Villages - Churches

Akrotiri Beach, Episkopi Bay - Παραλία στο Ακρωτήρι, Κόλπος Επισκοπής

Birds

Little Egret , Λευκοτσικνιάς, Egretta garzetta

Flora : Caryophyllaceae : Silene nocturna

Flora of Cyprus
Scientific Name  : Silene nocturna
Family Name : Caryophyllaceae
Status : Indigenous (IN)
Altitudinal range 0–1225 m
Flowring : March
Colour : Pink
Michalis Paikousis - Ipsonas

Michalis Paikousis - Ipsonas

Flora : Orobanchaceae : Bellardia trixago

Flora of Cyprus : Bellardia trixago
Family Name : Orobanchaceae
Flowering :  March
Colour : White - Pink
Status : Indigenous (IN)
Altitudinal range : 0–1150 m


Flora : Orchidaceae : Orchis punctulata

Orchids of Cyprus : Orchis punctulata
Family Name : Orchidaceae
Flowering : February
Colour : Yellow
Status : Indigenous (IN)
Altitudinal range : 125–300 m


Bird : Corvus ruficollis ( Brown-necked raven - Ερημοκόρακας )

Bird of Cyprus : Corvus ruficollis ( Brown-necked raven - Ερημοκόρακας )
Size : 48 - 56 cm
Wingspan : 103 - 120 cm
A very rare bird for Cyprus. It is only the first record on March 24 of 2016.  Also its the first record for Europe.
George Konstantinou - Cavo Greco- 25 March 2016

George Konstantinou - Cavo Greco- 25 March 2016

Bird : Haematopus ostralegus ( Oystercatcher - Στρειδοφάγος )

Bird of Cyprus : Bird : Haematopus ostralegus ( Oystercatcher - Στρειδοφάγος )
Size : 39 - 44 cm
Wingspan : 72 -83 cm

George Konstantinou - Kazivera - September
Tony Reeves - Zakaki - March

Orthoptera : Pamphagidae : Orchamus yersini

Orthoptera of Cyprus
Scientific Name : Orchamus yersini
English Name : Yersin's Stone Grasshopper
Family Name : Pamphagidae 

Pachna Limassol - February - Michalis Paikousis

Moth : Pyralidae : Endotricha flammealis

Moth of Cyprus : Endotricha flammealis
Family Name : Pyralidae
Common Name : Rosy Tabby
Size : 18 - 23 mm



Moth : Pyralidae : Ancylosis hellenica

Moth of Cyprus : Ancylosis hellenica
Family Name : Pyralidae
Synonyms : Myelois hellenica
Size : 20  mm