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

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], Guyana K000471794 Yes
Jan 1, 1998 Schomburgk [1050] K000471793 Yes
Jan 1, 1998 Schomburgk, R.H. [645 (983 B)], Guyana K000471792 Yes
25342.000 No
Philcox [6414], Guyana 40978.000 No
Edwards, P.J. [KER 40], Guyana 71432.000 No
Guyana K000560001 No
Persaud, R. [82], Guyana K000560002 No
McConnell, F.V. [679], Guyana K000560003 No
[McConnell, F.V. [[679]], Guyana K000560004 No

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Science Photographs

    • Copyright applied to individual images
  • Kew Species Profiles

    • Kew Species Profiles
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Neotropikey

    • Milliken, W., Klitgard, B. and Baracat, A. (2009 onwards), Neotropikey - Interactive key and information resources for flowering plants of the Neotropics.
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0