Utricularia furcellata

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

U. furcellata var. minor C.B.Clarke

Utricularia furcellata is a small annual carnivorous plant that belongs to the genus Utricularia. It is endemic to northeast India. U. furcellata grows as a lithophyte on moist rocks at altitudes from 1,500 m (4,921 ft) to 2,700 m (8,858 ft). It was originally described by Daniel Oliver in 1859.[1]

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References[edit]

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