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Lesser Bladderwort - Utricularia minor


Global Rank: G5
State Rank: S3

Agency Status
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USFS:
BLM:
MNPS Threat Rank:
C-value: 10

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General Description
Stems slender; Turions ovoid, 2–9 mm long. Leaves 2–8 mm long, palmately divided, the segments flat, entire. Bladders 1–3 mm long; occurring on the leafy stems. Inflorescence of 2 to 5 flowers; scape 5–10 cm. Flowers: calyx 1–2 mm long; corolla 5–10 mm long; spur ca. 2 mm long. Capsule 1 mm long or less (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Present
 


Range Comments
Circumboreal south to CA, CO, IA and NJ (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 19

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Habitat
Shallow water of fens, fen lakes, ponds; valleys, montane (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

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