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The impact of soil type on Pygmy Drosera distribution

Richard Nunn and Hans Lambers

Carniv. Pl. Newslett. 46(1):13-19
Published 24 February 2017

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There are currently 52 species of Pygmy Drosera known to science (Lowrie 2014), many of which have only been described in the past few decades. Most of these are endemic to south-west Western Australia with one species, Drosera pygmaea, also found in South Australia, Victoria, Tasmania, New South Wales, Queensland, and New Zealand.

Keywords: Drosera, pygmy, Australia, soil, distribution

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Richard Nunn and Hans Lambers. 2017. The impact of soil type on Pygmy Drosera distribution. Carniv. Pl. Newslett. 46(1):13-19.

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