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In Madeira you will find several endemic species of fauna and flora. The geographical location and climatic conditions of this region give it unique characteristics for their survival.

 

Regarding wildlife, the most outstanding fauna deserving special attention are the Trocaz Pigeon (Columba trocaz), the Madeira Firecrest (Regulus maderensis), the Zino’s Petrel (Pterodroma madeira) and the lizard (Teira dugesii).

 

Regarding the flora, in addition to having several characteristic species of Laurissilva, we have several endemic plants, such as the Violeta da Madeira (Viola paradoxa), the Madeira Orchid (Dactylorhiza folhosa), the Goivo-da-rocha (Matthiola madeirenses) and the Massaroco (Echium nervosum).