Genus: Drosera

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Drosera Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 1: 281. 1753.

List of Drosera Species

References to Drosera

  • Kapoor, B. M. 1987. Annotated list of the chromosome numbers of the vascular flora of northeastern America V. Naturaliste Canad. 114: 105-116.
  • Morgan, D. R.; Soltis, D. E. 1993. Phylogenetic relationships among members of Saxifragaceae sensu lato based on rbcL sequence data. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 80: 631-660.
  • Murza, G. L.; Davis, A. R. 2003. Comparative flower structure of three species of sundew (Drosera anglica, Drosera linearis, and Drosera rotundifolia) in relation to breeding system. Canad. J. Bot. 81: 1129-1142.
  • Rivadavia, F. 2003. Phylogeny of the sundews, Drosera (Droseraceae), based on chloroplast RBCL and nuclear 18S ribosomal DNA sequences. Amer. J. Bot. 90: 123-130.
  • Robinson, W. J. 1909. Reproduction by budding in Drosera. Torreya 9: 89-96.
  • Shinners, L. H. 1962. Drosera in the southeastern United States: An interim report. Sida 1: 53-59.
  • Sorrie, B. A. 1998. Distribution of Drosera filiformis and D. Tracyi (Droseraceae): phytogeographic implications. Rhodora 100: 239-260. (Also Coreopsis)
  • Wilson, S. D. 1991. Plasticity morphology and distribution in twelve lakeshore plants. Oikos 62: 292-298.
  • Wynne, F. E. 1944. Drosera in eastern North America. Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 63: 166-174.