Utricularia menziesii

Utricularia menziesii, commonly known as redcoats,[1] is a perennial, terrestrial carnivorous plant that belongs to the genus Utricularia (family Lentibulariaceae). It is endemic to the coastal regions of Western Australia.[2]

Utricularia menziesii
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Order: Lamiales
Family: Lentibulariaceae
Genus: Utricularia
Subgenus: Utricularia subg. Polypompholyx
Section: Utricularia sect. Pleiochasia
U. menziesii
Binomial name
Utricularia menziesii
R.Br. 1810

U. macroceras A.DC.
U. menziesii var. macroceras A.DC.

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Utricularia menziesii". FloraBase. Western Australian Government Department of Parks and Wildlife.
  2. ^ Taylor, Peter. (1989). The genus Utricularia - a taxonomic monograph. Kew Bulletin Additional Series XIV: London.

External linksEdit

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