Utricularia janarthanamii S.R.Yadav, Sardesai & S.P.Gaikwad

    (Bladderwort Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : UTRICULARIA FAMILY
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : LENTIBULARIACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Utricularia janarthanamii S.R.Yadav, Sardesai & S.P.Gaikwad
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : On wet ground around lakes, tanks and marshy rice fields and wet grasslands
  • Comments / notes : Grows at an altitude of about 500-600m
  • Key identification features : Rhizoids up to 2 cm long, glandular; leaves spathulate. Flowers blue to pink
  • Flower, Fruit : July-December
  • Distribution :
    • Maharashtra : Kolhapur district, Satara district
  • Endemism : Peninsular India
  • Literature : S.R. Yadav, M.M. Sardesai & S.P. Gaikwad. 2000. Two new species of Utricularia L. (Lentibulariaceae) from Peninsular India. Rheedea 10(2): 107-112.
  • 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 janarthanamii. Downloaded on 15 July 2020.

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