Utricularia sainthomia (Lentibulariaceae), a new remarkable carnivorous species from the lateritic plateau of northern Kerala, India
Biju P.,*, Josekutty E.J., Janarthanam M.K. & A. Jomy
Published on : 30-Jun-2020
DOI : https://dx.doi.org/10.22244/rheedea.2020.30.02.02Download
A new species of Lentibulariaceae, Utricularia sainthomia collected from the lateritic plateau of northern Kerala, India is described and illustrated. It is compared with similar species, U. malabarica Janarth. & A.N.Henry and U. lazulina P.Taylor based on vegetative, floral and seed morphology. A key to the violet flowered species in India are provided.