Utricularia chiakiana

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Utricularia chiakiana
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Lamiales
Family: Lentibulariaceae
Genus: Utricularia
Subgenus: Utricularia
Section: Utricularia
Species: U. chiakiana
Binomial name
Utricularia chiakiana
Komiya & C.Shibata

Utricularia chiakiana is an affixed or suspended aquatic carnivorous plant that belongs to the genus Utricularia (family Lentibulariaceae). It is native to Venezuela and was first described by Sadashi Komiya and Chiaki Shibata in 1997.[1]

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  1. ^ Rice, Barry A. (2006). Growing Carnivorous Plants. Portland, Oregon: Timber Press. p. 155.