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Drosera rotundifolia (roundleaf sundew)

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Wikipedia Abstract

Drosera rotundifolia — the round-leaved sundew or common sundew — is a species of sundew, a carnivorous plant often found in bogs, marshes and fens. One of the most widespread sundew species, it has a circumboreal distribution, being found in all of northern Europe, much of Siberia, large parts of northern North America, Korea and Japan but is also found as far south as California, Mississippi and Alabama in the United States of America and on New Guinea.
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Attributes

Height [1]  1.968 inches (.05 m)
Lifespan [1]  Perennial
Structure [3]  Herb
Light Preference [2]  Mostly Sunny
Soil Acidity [2]  Very Acid
Soil Fertility [2]  Infertile
Soil Moisture [2]  Wet

Protected Areas

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Prey / Diet

Formica candida (Shiny Black Bog Ant)[4]
Hydrophorus balticus[4]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Distribution

Alberta; Altay; Arizona; Austria; Belarus; Belgium; Bosnia-Herzegovina; British Columbia; Buryatiya; California; Channel Is.; Chita; Colorado; Connecticut; Croatia; Czech Republic; Denmark; Estonia; Finland; France; Georgia; Germany; Great Britain; Greenland; Hokkaido; Honshu; Hungary; Iceland; Idaho; Illinois; Indiana; Iowa; Ireland; Irian Jaya; Irkutsk; Israel; Kamchatka; Kansas; Kazan-retto; Kosovo; Krasnoyarsk; Kuril Is.; Kyushu; Labrador; Latvia; Liechtenstein; Lithuania; Macedonia; Maine; Manitoba; Masachusettes; Michigan; Minnesota; Missouri; Moldova; Monaco; Mongolia; Montana; Montenegro; Nansei-shoto; Nebraska; Netherlands; New Brunswick; New Hampshire; New Jersey; New York; Newfoundland; North Dakota; Northern Ireland; Northwest European Russia; Norway; Nova Scotia; Ogasawara-shoto; Ohio; Oklahoma; Ontario; Oregon; Papua New Guinea; Pennsylvania; Poland; Portugal; Prince Edward I.; Quebec; Rhode I.; Romania; Sardegna; Saskatchewan; Serbia; Shikoku; Slovakia; Slovenia; South Dakota; South Korea; Spain; St.Pierre-Miquelon; Sweden; Switzerland; Tuva; Ukraine; Vermont; Washington; West Siberia; West Virginia; Wisconsin; Wyoming; Yakutskiya;

External References

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1PLANTATT - Attributes of British and Irish Plants: Status, Size, Life History, Geography and Habitats, M. O. Hill, C. D. Preston & D. B. Roy, Biological Records Centre, NERC Centre for Ecology and Hydrology (2004)
2ECOFACT 2a Technical Annex - Ellenberg’s indicator values for British Plants, M O Hill, J O Mountford, D B Roy & R G H Bunce (1999)
3Kattge, J. et al. (2011b) TRY - a global database of plant traits Global Change Biology 17:2905-2935
4Ecology of Commanster
Protected Areas provided by Natura 2000, UK data: © Crown copyright and database right [2010] All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100017955
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