genus Genlisea


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Noun1.genus Genlisea - small genus of carnivorous plants of tropical African swamps
plant genus - a genus of plants
bladderwort family, family Lentibulariaceae, Lentibulariaceae - carnivorous aquatic or bog plants: genera Utricularia, Pinguicula, and Genlisea
genlisea - rootless carnivorous swamp plants having at the base of the stem a rosette of foliage and leaves consisting of slender tubes swollen in the middle to form traps; each tube passes into two long spirally twisted arms with stiff hairs
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The discovery ends considerable puzzlement over lifestyles in the genus Genlisea.