Genus: Drosera L.

Family: Droseraceae
Common names: sundew
Genus number: 3993
Last updated: 18-Sep-1998
Accession Count: 6

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for  genus:

  • International Society for Horticultural Science International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource).. (ICRA)
  • Rivadavia, F. et al. 2003. Phylogeny of the sundews, Drosera (Droseraceae), based on chloroplast rbcL and nuclear 18S ribosomal DNA sequences. Amer. J. Bot. 90:123-130.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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  • Embryo drawing: U.S. National Seed Herbarium drawing
  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image