Abstract. Delforge, P.- Ophrys aramaeorum sp. nova, an eastern species of the Ophrys tetraloniae group [Natural. belges 81 (Orchid. 13) (2000): 225-231 + 2 figs]. Description of an overlooked species from eastern Anatolia (Turkey) and Near East (Lebanon, Israel, and probably Syria and Iraq) and considered until now as Ophrys fuciflora (or holoserica) s. str.

Key-Words: Orchidaceae, genus Ophrys, Ophrys fuciflora complex, Ophrys tetraloniae species group, Ophrys aramaeorum sp. nova. Flora of of Near East, Turkey, eastern Anatolia, Syria, Lebanon, Israel, Iraq.