Utricularia caerulea L.

 
  • Family : LENTIBULARIACEAE
    (Bladderwort Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : UTRICULARIA FAMILY
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : LENTIBULARIACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Utricularia caerulea L.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Moist places in grasslands
  • Comments / notes : Often on hills from 1000-1500m on perennially moist rocks, exposed in full sun.
  • Flower, Fruit : July-March
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Chittoor district, Vishakapatnam district
    • Karnataka : Kolar district
    • Kerala : All districts of Kerala
    • Odisha : Ganjam district, Mayurbhanj district, Sambalpur district
    • Tamil Nadu : Namakkal district
  • World Distribution : India, Madagascar, China, Japan, Australia, Malaysia
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2; H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipahar (Similipal), Orissa; N.P.Singh, 1988. Flora of Eastern Karnataka; Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Utricularia caerulea. Downloaded on 13 July 2020.

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