Lentibulariaceae

Utricularia L.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 30 November 2019

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  1. Utricularia aurea Lour., Fl. Cochinch. (1790) 26; --Taylor, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 8 (1977) 296; --Li in Huang, Fl. Taiwan ed. 2 (1998) 719. --Utricularia flexuosa Vahl, Enum. 1 (1804) 198; --Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 432; EPFP 3 (1923) 466. India, Australia, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Philippines, Bangladesh, Borneo, Cambodia, China, Japan, Java, Korea, Laos, Lesser Sunda Isls, Malay Peninsula, Myanmar, Nepal, New Guinea, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam. LUZON: Cagayan, PALAWAN, MINDANAO. Luzon (Cagayan) to Palawan and Mindanao. Along shallow lake margins, sluggish streams, swamps, inundated rice paddies at low and medium elevation. Fl. Jan-Dec. Photos
  2. Utricularia australis R.Br., Prodr. Nov. Holl. (1810) 430; --Taylor, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 8 (1977) 299. W Europe to China and Japan, tropical and S Africa, India, Sri Lanka, Sumatra, Java, Philippines, New Guinea, Australia. High elevation pools, 1300-2500m, often not flowering.
  3. Utricularia bifida L., Sp. Pl. (1753) 18; --Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 433; EPFP 3 (1923) 466; --Li in Huang, Fl. Taiwan ed. 2 (1998) 721; --Taylor, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 8 (1977) 281. India, Sri Lanka, Australia, Philippines, Bangladesh, Borneo, Cambodia, Pacific Ocean, China, Japan, Java, Korea, Laos, Malay Peninsula, Myanmar, Ryukyu Isls, Nepal, New Guinea, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam. Swamps or marshes, sometimes in ricefields. Photos
  4. Utricularia caerulea L., Sp. Pl. (1753) 18; --Taylor, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 8 (1977) 287. --Utricularia nivea Vahl, Enum. 1 (1804) 203; --Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 433; EPFP 3 (1923) 466; --Backer & Bakh.f., Fl. Java 2 (1965) 518. Australia, Madagascar, India, Sri Lanka, Philippines, Andaman Isls, Bangladesh, Borneo, Cambodia, Pacific Ocean, China, Japan, Java, Korea, Laos, Malay Peninsula, Myanmar, Ryukyu Isls, Nepal, New Guinea, Sumatra, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam. Damp or wet open sites.
  5. Utricularia foveolata Edgew., Proc. Linn. Soc. London 1 (1848) 351; --Parnell, Thai For. Bull. (Bot.) 33 (2005) 120. --Utricularia baouleensis A.Chev., Bull. Soc. Bot. France; Mem. 8 (1912); --Taylor, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 8 (1977) 284. --Utricularia tenerrima Merr., PJS 7 c (1912) Bot. 247; --Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 433; EPFP 3 (1923) 467. Africa, Madagascar, India, China, Thailand, Java, Philippines. LUZON.
  6. Utricularia gibba L., Sp. Pl. 1 (1753) 18; --Parnell, Thai For. Bull. (Bot.) 33 (2005) 123. --Utricularia exoleta R.Br., Prodr. (1810) 430; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 466; --Backer & Bakh.f., Fl. Java 2 (1965) 51x; --Taylor, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 8 (1977) 294. America, Caribbean, Africa, Europe, Madagascar, Middle East, India, Sri Lanka, Australia, Phillippines, Bangladesh, Borneo, Pacific Ocean, China, Japan, Java, Laos, Malay Peninsula, Indian Ocean, Myanmar, Nepal, New Caledonia, New Guinea, Nicobar Isls, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam. Shallow still water in lakes, swamps and marshes, usually at low elevation, Fl. Feb-Mar, Jul-Dec. Photos
  7. Utricularia heterosepala Benj., Linnaea 20 (1847) 310; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 466; --Taylor, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 8 (1977) 283. Taiwan, Philippines. LUZON, PALAWAN, SIBUYAN. Lowlands to medium elevation, lithophytic in damp forests and along streams and creeks. Fl. Feb-May. Photos
  8. Utricularia minutissima Vahl, Enum. 1 (1804) 204; --Taylor, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 8 (1977) 286. India to China and Japan, Indochina, Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia, Borneo, Philippines, New Guinea.
  9. Utricularia striatula Sm. in Rees, Cyclop. 37 (1819) no. 17; --Backer & Bakh.f., Fl. Java 2 (1965) 517; --Taylor, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 8 (1977) 289. --Utricularia orbiculata Wall. ex A.DC, Prodr. 8 (1844) 334; --Wall., Cat. (1829) No. 1500, nom. nud.; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 467. --Utricularia rosulata Benj., Linnaea 20 (1847) 310; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 467. Africa, Middle East, India, Sri Lanka, Philippines, Andaman Isls, Bangladesh, Borneo, Cambodia, China, Java, Lesser Sunda Isls, Malay Peninsula, Moluccas, Myanmar, Nepal, New Guinea, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam. LUZON: Albay, Aurora, Mountain Province, Quezon, ROMBLON, MINDANAO: Bukidnon, NEGROS. Photos

Literature

Naive, MAK, DP Buenavista & NP Mendez. 2018 ('2017'). New distributional records of Utricularia striatula Smith (Lentibulariaceae) in Mindanao, Philippines. Philippine Journal of Systematic Biology 11: 1-4

Parnell, JA. 2005. An account of the Lentibulariaceae of Thailand. Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 33: 101-144

Taylor, P. 1977. Lentibulariaceae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 8: 275-300

Taylor, P. 1989. The genus Utricularia. Kew Bulletin Additional Series 14: 1-724.

Pelser, P.B., J.F. Barcelona & D.L. Nickrent (eds.). 2011 onwards. Co's Digital Flora of the Philippines. www.philippineplants.org

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