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This species is accepted, and its native range is N. Madagascar, S. Russian Far East to Tropical & Subtropical Asia, N. & E. Australia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Borneo, Cambodia, Caroline Is., China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Hainan, India, Japan, Jawa, Korea, Laos, Madagascar, Malaya, Marianas, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, New Guinea, New South Wales, Northern Territory, Philippines, Primorye, Queensland, Sri Lanka, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, Western Australia

Utricularia caerulea L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Mar 1, 2011 Larsen, K. et al. [43979], Thailand K000734031
Mar 1, 2011 Raynal, J. [17069], Irian Jaya K000734030
Jul 1, 2004 Kerr, A.P.G. [918], Thailand K000779758 lectotype
Jul 1, 2004 Kerr, A.F.G. [793], Thailand K000779759 lectotype
Jan 1, 1987 Bourne [16], Tamil Nadu K000779503
Jan 1, 1987 Bourne [16], Tamil Nadu K000779504 syntype
Aug 1, 1977 Wallich, N. [1501], Myanmar K000779501 syntype
Aug 1, 1977 Griffiths [364], India K000779525 syntype
Aug 1, 1977 Wallich, N. [1496], Bangladesh K000779495 holotype
New Guinea 25481.000
Purseglove, J.W. [5077], Borneo 26602.000
India 2700.054
Cruttwell, N.E.G. [827], Papua New Guinea 27391.000
Thailand 28602.000
Bilquis, S., India 30342.000
George, A.S. [6523B], Australia 30565.000
Swaminathan, M.S. [5], India 31642.000
Hepper, F.N. [4620], Sri Lanka 33556.000
Raynal, J. [17069], Irian Jaya 33661.000
Hooper, S.S. [A], India 34212.000
Hooper, S.S. [C], India 34498.000
India 34504.000
Hooper, S.S. [C], India 34505.000
Dunlop, C. [3638], Australia 35772.036
Dunlop, C. [3953], Australia 36696.000
Dunlop, C. [3883], Australia 36698.000
Thailand 37802.000
Lavarack, P. [1067], Australia 38628.000
Lavarack, P. [3024], Australia 40005.000
Taylor, P. [17120], Australia 41371.000
Taylor, P. [17184], Australia 41372.000
Taylor, P. [17113], Australia 41383.000
Taylor, P. [17157], Australia 41391.000
Taylor, P. [17153], Australia 41393.000
Taylor, P. [17150], Australia 41396.000
Taylor, P. [17167], Australia 41435.000
Taylor, P. [17181], Australia 41439.000
Taylor, P. [17140], Australia 41453.000
Taylor, P. [17108], Australia 41454.000
Taylor, P. [17178], Australia 41463.000
Bogner [1558] 42578.000
Jackes, E.M. [2], Australia 42699.000
Taylor, P. [18006], India 42704.000
Taylor, P. [18024], India 42710.000
Taylor, P. [17148], Australia 43698.000
Jackes, E.M. [5], Australia 45354.000
Jackes, B.R. [8], Australia 45356.000
Jackes, B.R.ýE.M. [6], Australia 45358.000
Thailand 47117.000
India 47120.000
Cribb, P. [AOF 57], Australia 47133.000
Cribb, P. [AOF 14], Australia 47140.000
Clarkson, J.R. [4529], Australia 51151.000
Rankin, M. [2371], Australia 51169.000
Ridley, H.T. [10091] K000450575
Thwaites [277], Sri Lanka K000779494
Wallich, N. [1496], Bangladesh K000779496 isotype
s.coll. [s.n.], India K000779498
Wallich, N. [1501], Myanmar K000779500
Gardner [507], Sri Lanka K000779493
s.coll. [s.n.] K000779499
Gardner [507], Sri Lanka K000779502
s.coll. [s.n.], Bangladesh K000779497
Cavalerie [811], Yunnan Utricularia cavaleriei K000779516
Cavalerie [811], Yunnan Utricularia cavaleriei K000779517
Bruce, H. [Cat. no. 1496] Utricularia racemosa K001113237
s.coll. [Cat. no. 1496] Utricularia racemosa K001113238

First published in Sp. Pl.: 18 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST.
  • Kamble, M.Y., Harikrishnan, S. & Balakumar, P. (2012). Utricularia caerulea (Lentibulariaceae): A new record to flora of Andaman & Nicobar islands Rheedea 22: 116-118.
  • Lekhak, M.M. & Yadav, S.R. (2012). Herbacious vegetation of threatened high altitude lateritic plateau ecosystems of Western Ghats, southwestern Maharashtra, India Rheedea 22: 39-61.
  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Probatova, N.S. & al. (2006). Flora Rossi?skogo Dal'nego Vostoka. Dopolneniya i izmeneniya k izdaniyu Sosudistye rasteniya sovetskogo Dal'nego Vostoka t. 1-8 (1985-1996): 1-454. Russian academy of sciences Far Eastern branch.
  • Taylor, P. (1989). The Genus Utricularia: a taxonomic monograph: 1-724. Her Majesty's stationery office, London.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Kamble, M.Y., Harikrishnan, S. & Balakumar, P. (2012). Utricularia caerulea (Lentibulariaceae): A new record to flora of Andaman & Nicobar islands Rheedea 22: 116-118.
  • Lekhak, M.M. & Yadav, S.R. (2012). Herbacious vegetation of threatened high altitude lateritic plateau ecosystems of Western Ghats, southwestern Maharashtra, India Rheedea 22: 39-61.
  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Probatova, N.S. & al. (2006). Flora Rossi?skogo Dal'nego Vostoka. Dopolneniya i izmeneniya k izdaniyu Sosudistye rasteniya sovetskogo Dal'nego Vostoka t. 1-8 (1985-1996): 1-454. Russian academy of sciences Far Eastern branch.
  • Taylor, P. (1989). The Genus Utricularia: a taxonomic monograph: 1-724. Her Majesty's stationery office, London.
  • Wu, Z., Raven, P.H. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2011). Flora of China 19: 1-884. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0