Utricularia benjaminiana

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Utricularia benjaminiana
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Lamiales
Family: Lentibulariaceae
Genus: Utricularia
Subgenus: Utricularia
Section: Utricularia
Species: U. benjaminiana
Binomial name
Utricularia benjaminiana
Oliv. 1860

Akentra inflata

Benj. 1847

U. cervicornuta

Perrier 1955

U. gillettii

De Wild. & Th. Durand 1909

U. inflata

(Benj.) Miq. 1850

? U. paradoxa

Lloyd & G.Taylor (1947)

U. puberula

Klotzsch 1848, name only

U. villosula

Stapf 1906

Utricularia benjaminiana is a medium-sized suspended or affixed, aquatic, perennial carnivorous plant that belongs to the genus Utricularia (family Lentibulariaceae). Its native distribution includes countries in Africa and Central and South America.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Taylor, Peter. (1989). The genus Utricularia - a taxonomic monograph. Kew Bulletin Additional Series XIV: London.