Genus: Pinguicula L.

Family: Lentibulariaceae
Common names: butterwort
Genus number: 9414
Last updated: 28-Apr-1998
Accession Count: 5 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. International Society for Horticultural Science. International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). Note:
  2. Jobson, R. W. et al. 2003. Molecular phylogenetics of Lentibulariaceae inferred from plastid rps16 intron and trnL-F DNA sequences: implications for character evolution and biogeography. Syst. Bot. 28:157-171. URL:
  3. Legendre, L. 2000. The genus Pinguicula L. (Lentibulariaceae): an overview. Acta Bot. Gallica 147:77-95.
  4. Muller, K. et al. 2004. Evolution of carnivory in Lentibulariaceae and the Lamiales. Pl. Biol. 6:477-490.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 6 August 2020.