Carnivorous Plants Website
Carnivorous Plants in the Wilderness
by Makoto Honda

 
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Bromeliaceae
     
Brocchinia (2)
      Catopsis (1)
   Eriocaulaceae
     
Paepalanthus (1)
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   Cephalotaceae
      Cephalotus (1)
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   Droseraceae
      Drosera (242)
     
Aldrovanda (1)
      Dionaea (1)
  
Nepenthaceae
     
Nepenthes (158)
   Drosophyllaceae  
     
Drosophyllum (1)
  
Dioncophyllaceae
     
Triphyophyllum (1)
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Sarraceniaceae
      Darlingtonia (1)
      Sarracenia (8)
     
Heliamphora (23)
  
Roridulaceae 
     
Roridula (2)
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   Plantaginaceae
     
Philcoxia (5)  
  
Byblidaceae
     
Byblis (8)  
  
Martyniaceae
     
Ibicella (2)
     
Proboscidea (2)
  
Lentibulariaceae
      Pinguicula (91)
     
Genlisea (29)
     
Utricularia (228)
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 Phylogeny
 
Classification
 
List of Species
 World Map

 

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No. species        Locality                                                            List of Species by Name     List of Species by Date
     endemic / total

            4  /   5         Indochina (Cambodia, Laos & Vietnam)
            0  /   2         Thailand
            0  /   1         China

          11  /  37         Borneo 
          24  /  32         Sumatra
            8  /  15         Philippines
            4  /  10         Malay Peninsula 
            1  /   2          Java 
            3  /   9          Sulawesi (formerly Celebes) 
            0  /  10         Moluccas  (Maluku Islands) 
            0  /   1          Palau

            0  /  10         New Guinea 
            2  /   3          Australia
            1  /   1          New Caledonia

            1  /   1          Assam (India)
            1  /   1          Sri Lanka 
            1  /   1          Seychelles
            2  /   2          Madagascar

     Based on Kurata  Iden 26(10) : 43-51, 1972, Clarke 2001, Schlauer CP Database 2007, and others, with modifications.

     

Carnivorous Plants Distribution Map based on Juniper et al.(1989), Komiya (1994), Lowrie (1998), Schnell (2002), and others.