Heliamphora nutans Benth.

First published in Proc. Linn. Soc. London 1: 53 (1840)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Venezuela (Bolívar) to Guyana and N. Brazil. It is a perennial and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Brazil North, Guyana, Venezuela

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.

Kew Species Profiles

  • Fleischmann, A., Wistuba, A. & Nerz, J. (2009). Three new species of Heliamphora (Sarraceniaceae) from the Guayana Highlands of Venezuela. Willdenowia 39: 273-283.
  • Huber, O. (1997). Pantepui region of Venezuela. In: Centres of Plant Diversity: A Guide and Strategy for their Conservation. Volume 3: The Americas, eds S. D. Davis, V. H. Heywood, O. Herrera-Macbryde, J. Villa-Lobos & A. C. Hamilton, pp. 312-315. IUCN Publications Unit, Cambridge.
  • Jennings, D. E. & Rohr, J. R. (2011). A review of the conservation threats to carnivorous plants. Biological Conservation 144: 1356-1363.
  • McPherson, S. (2007). Pitcher Plants of the Americas. McDonald & Woodward, Ohio.
  • Mellichamp, L. (1979). Botanical history of CP IV: Heliamphora. Carnivorous Plant Newsletter 8: 86-89.
  • Radcliffe-Smith, A. (1998). Three-language List of Botanical Name Components. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Rivière, P. (ed.) (2006). The Guiana Travels of Robert Schomburgk 1835-1844. Volume 1: Explorations on Behalf of the Royal Geographical Society 1835-1839. The Hakluyt Society Ser. III. Vol. 16. Ashgate Publishing, Aldershot.
  • Steyermark, J. A., Berry, P. E. & Holst, B. K. (eds) (1995). Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana 1. Missouri Botanical Garden & Timber Press, Portland.
  • The Plant List (2010). Heliamphora nutans. (Accessed 29 August 2011).
  • Veitch, J.H. (1906). Hortus Veitchii. Privately printed.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.
  • Forzza, R.C., Zappi, D. & Souza, V.C. (2016-continuously updated). Flora do Brasil 2020 em construção http://reflora.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/listaBrasil/ConsultaPublicaUC/ResultadoDaConsultaNovaConsulta.do.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1998 Schomburgk [1050] K000471793 Unknown Type Material Yes
Jan 1, 1998 Schomburgk [1050] Guyana K000471794 Unknown Type Material Yes
Jan 1, 1998 Schomburgk, R.H. [645 (983 B)] Guyana K000471792 Unknown Type Material Yes
Edwards, P.J. [KER 40] Guyana K:SPC-71432.000 No
Philcox [6414] Guyana K:SPC-40978.000 No
K:SPC-25342.000 No
Persaud, R. [82] Guyana K000560002 No
McConnell, F.V.; Quelch, J.J. [679] Guyana K000560003 No
Guyana K000560001 No
[McConnell, F.V.; Quelch, J.J.] [[679]] Guyana K000560004 No

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