Utricularia olivacea

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Utricularia olivacea
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Lamiales
Family: Lentibulariaceae
Genus: Utricularia
Subgenus: Utricularia
Section: Utricularia
Species: U. olivacea
Binomial name
Utricularia olivacea
Wright ex Griseb. 1866
  • Biovularia brasiliensis Kuhlm.
  • Biovularia minima (Warm.Kamiénski
  • Biovularia olivacea (Wright ex Griseb.) Kamiénski
  • Utricularia minima Warm.

Utricularia olivacea, the piedmont bladderwort,[2] is a very small, annual suspended aquatic carnivorous plant that belongs to the genus Utricularia. Utricularia olivacea is native to Central America, South America, the West Indies, and the eastern United States (coastal plain from Mississippi to New Jersey).[3][4][5][6]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ The Plant List, Utricularia olivacea C.Wright ex Griseb.
  2. ^ "Utricularia olivacea". Natural Resources Conservation Service PLANTS Database. USDA. Retrieved 2008-12-28. 
  3. ^ Taylor, Peter. (1989). The genus Utricularia a taxonomic monograph. Kew Bulletin Additional Series XIV: London.
  4. ^ Jørgensen, P. M., M. H. Nee & S. G. Beck. (eds.) 2014. Cat. Pl. Vasc. Bolivia, Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia, Monographs in systematic botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127(1–2): i–viii, 1–1744.
  5. ^ Funk, V. A., P. E. Berry, S. Alexander, T. H. Hollowell & C. L. Kelloff. 2007. Checklist of the Plants of the Guiana Shield (Venezuela: Amazonas, Bolivar, Delta Amacuro; Guyana, Surinam, French Guiana). Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 55: 1–584
  6. ^ Biota of North America Program 2014 county distribution map