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Utricularia cornuta

Utricularia cornuta (*)

Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Cladus: Lamiids
Ordo: Lamiales

Familia: Lentibulariaceae
Genus: Utricularia
Species: Utricularia cornuta

Utricularia cornuta Michx.

Fl. bor.-amer. 1:12. 1803
USDA, ARS, Germplasm Resources Information Network. Utricularia cornuta in the Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN), U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service. Accessed: 07-Oct-06.

Vernacular names
English: horned bladderwort

Utricularia cornuta, the horned bladderwort,[1] is a small to medium-sized, probably perennial carnivorous plant that belongs to the genus Utricularia. U. cornuta is endemic to North America and can be found in the Bahamas, Cuba, Canada, and the United States. It grows as a terrestrial or subaquatic plant in marshes, swamps, and pools in shallow waters, mostly at lower altitudes. It was originally described and published by André Michaux in 1803.[2]

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See also

List of Utricularia species


USDA, NRCS (n.d.). "Utricularia cornuta". The PLANTS Database ( Greensboro, North Carolina: National Plant Data Team. Retrieved 2008-12-28.
Taylor, Peter. (1989). The genus Utricularia - a taxonomic monograph. Kew Bulletin Additional Series XIV: London.

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