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Related to Sarraceniaceae: Nepenthaceae
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Noun1.Sarraceniaceae - insectivorous plants
dicot family, magnoliopsid family - family of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
order Sarraceniales, Sarraceniales - plants that are variously modified to serve as insect traps: families Sarraceniaceae; Nepenthaceae; Droseraceae
genus Sarracenia, Sarracenia - pitcher plants
Darlingtonia, genus Darlingtonia - one species: California pitcher plant
genus Heliamphora, Heliamphora - genus of pitcher plants of the Guiana Highlands in South America
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There are highly detailed treatments on the biosvstematics, evolution, and life histories of four rather large families, including the Droseraceae, which includes two basic trap types: the "flypaper" trap as seen in Drosera and the "snap-trap" as seen in Dionea, popularly known as the Venus Fly Trap; the monotypic family, Nepenlhaceae, and the Sarraceniaceae, with three genera, produce pitchers, or "pitfall" traps; the Lentibulariaceae includes Pinguicula, with "flypaper" traps, Genlisea, with eel or "lobster pot" traps, and U'tricularia, with suction or "bladder" traps.
The two major groups are the Nepenthaceae (Old World) and Sarraceniaceae (New World).
Rousseaceae Carpodetus Asterales 0 0 0 2 Rousseaceae Roussea Asterales 0 1 0 0 Rubiaceae Luculia Gentianales D 1 0 0 Sapotaceae Manilkara Ericales 0 0 0 1 Sarraceniaceae Sarracenia Ericales 0 1 0 2 Scrophulariaceae Buddleja Lamiales 0 ?
Morphological variation in Sarracenia purpurea (Sarraceniaceae): Geographic, Environmental and Taxonomic correlates.
Development of microalgae communities in the phytotelmata of allochthonous populations of Sarracenia purpurea (Sarraceniaceae).
En esta region se ha recolectado por encima de 2 000 m a Wyeomyia zinzala en Roraima a una altura de 2 252 m en Heliamphora nutans (Sarraceniaceae) (Barrera et al.
Five genera of pitcher plants are found in the New World, and are treated with equality in the book; two are bromeliads (Brocchinia and Catopsis) and three Sarraceniaceae (Darlingtonia, Heliamphora, Sarracenia).