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 : Aizoaceae : Mesembryanthemum nodiflorum

Flora of Cyprus
Scientific Name  : Mesembryanthemum nodiflorum
Family Name : Aizoaceae
Status : Indigenous (IN)
Altitudinal range 0 - 100 m
Flowring : April - May
Colour : White

Marios Philippou - Episkopi Limassol - April

Michalis Paikousis - Episkopi Limassol - May

Flora : Aizoaceae : Mesembryanthemum crystallinum

Flora of Cyprus
Scientific Name  : Mesembryanthemum crystallinum
Family Name : Aizoaceae
Status : Indigenous (IN)
Red Data Book category Vulnerable (VU) IUCN criteria: D2
Altitudinal range 0 m
Flowring : June
Colour : White

Haroula Kyriacou - Dekhelia - June
Michalis Paikousis - Larnaca - June


Flora : Acanthaceae : Acanthus mollis

Flora of Cyprus
Scientific Name : Acanthus mollis
Family Name : Acanthaceae
Status : Naturalized non-invasive (NN)
Endemism : not endemic
Altitudinal range : 800 m
Flowring : May - June

Haroula Kyriacou - May - Nicosia
Michalis Paikousis - Vasa Koilaniou- June 

Flora of Cyprus : Acanthaceae Family

Flora of Cyprus : Acanthaceae Family

Acanthus mollis Acanthaceae

Flora : Asteraceae : Lactuca tuberosa

Flora of Cyprus
Scientific Name : Lactuca tuberosa
Family Name : Asteraceae
Status : Indigenous (IN)
Endemism : not endemic
Altitudinal range : 0 –1700 m
Flowring : April
Colour : Yellow

Marios Philippou - Akrotiri - April
Michalis Paikousis - Aydimou - April


Michalis Paikousis - Pachna - May 

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