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species information (Systematics, BiolFlor-Names, Status)
BiolFlor-Name family german name(s)
Sarracenia purpurea L. Sarraceniaceae » Braunrote Schlauchpflanze
Kühn, I., Klotz, S. 2002: Systematik, Taxonomie und Nomenklatur. In: Klotz, S., Kühn, I., Durka, W. (Hrsg.): BIOLFLOR - Eine Datenbank mit biologisch-ökologischen Merkmalen zur Flora von Deutschland. Schriftenreihe für Vegetationskunde. Bonn »
Synonymy (taxonomy after Wisskirchen & Haeupler, 1998)
Sarracenia purpurea L. accepted
group of traits: Status »
Floristic status »
Floristic status N (neophyte)
Evolutionary origin »
Evolutionary origin u (unknown)
Region of origin »
Region of origin 0 (not specified)
Endemism »
Endemism 0 (not specified)
Reference unbekannt
Mode of introduction »
Mode of introduction VZ (escaped ornamental plant)
Time and region of first naturalization »
Region of naturalization ME (Central Europe)
Time of first naturalization 1919
Degree of naturalization »
Maximum degree of naturalization AG (agriophyte)
group of traits: Chromosome number »
Chromosome number »
Basic chromosome number 13
Chromosome number 2n 26
Chromosome number (Germany) False
Most common chromosome race False
Ploidy level 2 (diploid)
Ploidy type R (palaeopolyploid; polyploid basic number)
Reference Goldblatt, P. 1985: Index to plant chromosome numbers 1982-1983. Monographs in Systematic Botany 13:1-224
group of traits: Phylogeny »
Phylogeny code »
group of traits: Morphology »
Life form »
Life form H (Hemicryptophyte)
Qualifier always [1]
Life span »
Life span p (pluriennial-pollakanthic)
Qualifier always [1]
Storage organs »
Storage organs rh (Rhizome)
Qualifier always [1]
Shoot metamorphoses »
Shoot metamorphoses rh (Rhizome)
Qualifier always [1]
Rosettes »
Rosettes g (Rosette plant)
Qualifier always [1]
Nutritional adaptations »
Nutritional adaptations c (carnivorous)
Qualifier always [1]
group of traits: Leaf traits »
Leaf persistence »
Leaf persistence i (persistent green)
Leaf form »
Leaf form lang (long-leaf)
group of traits: Floral and reproductive biology »
Type of reproduction »
Type of reproduction s (by seed/by spore)
Reference Krumbiegel, A. 2002: Morphologie der vegetativen Organe (außer Blätter). In: Klotz, S., Kühn, I., Durka, W. (Hrsg.) BiolFlor - Biologisch-ökologische Daten zur Flora Deutschlands, S. 1-2, Bonn
Type of seed production »
Type of seed production s (amphimictic, sexual)
Reference Knuth, P. 1898: Handbuch der Blütenbiologie. Leipzig
Dicliny »
Dicliny so (hermaphroditic)
Abundance always [1]
Reference Knuth, P. 1898: Handbuch der Blütenbiologie. Leipzig
Dichogamy »
Dichogamy h (homogamous)
Reference Knuth, P. 1898: Handbuch der Blütenbiologie. Leipzig
Self-sterility and self-incompatibility »
Self-sterility and self-incompatibility SC (self-compatibel)
Reference East, E.M. 1940: The distribution of self-sterility in the flowering plants. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 82:449-518
Systematic reference species [S]
Pollen vector »
Pollen vector in (insects)
Pollen vector group: zo (Tierbestäubung)
Abundance the rule [2]
Reference Knuth, P. 1898: Handbuch der Blütenbiologie. Leipzig
Systematic reference species [S]
Breeding system »
Breeding system XF (facultative allogamous)
Reference Godt, M.J., Hamrick, J.L. 1998: Allozyme diversity in the endangered pitcher plant Sarracenia rubra ssp. alabamensis (Sarraceniaceae) and its close relative S. rubra ssp. rubra. American Journal of Botany 85:802-810
Flower color »
Flower colour purple red
Basic flower colour pu (purple)
Reference Haeupler, H., Muer, T. 2000: Bildatlas der Farn- und Blütenpflanzen Deutschlands. Ulmer, Stuttgart
Flower class after MUELLER »
Flower class after MUELLER Dke (trap flowers)
Typical pollinators: very small dipteres
Flower type after KUGLER »
Flower type after KUGLER 10.1 (vessel trap flowers)
group of traits: Seed traits »
Fruit type »
Fruit type Ka (capsule)
Diaspore type »
Diaspore type S (seed)
Germinule type »
Heteromorphic type n (not heteromorphic)
Germinule type S (seed)
Information available True
Development of nutritious appendages  
Development of flat appendages  
Development of elongated appendages  
Development of additional appendages always [1]
special references:
Dwyer, T.P. 1983: Seed structure of carnivorous plants. Carnivorous Plant Newsletter 12:8; 33; 45-23; 38; 50 (Gattung)
group of traits: Ecological strategy »
Strategy type »
Strategy type cs (competitors/stress-tolerators)
group of traits: Range »
Number of inhabited floristic zones »
Number of inhabited floristic zones 0
group of traits: Hemeroby »
Number of hemerobic levels »
Number of hemerobic levels 0
group of traits: Urbanity »
Urbanity »
group of traits: Habitats »
Habitat »
Habitat S1.3 (null)
Alliance: Oxycocco-Sphagnetea
Occurrence questionable False
Occurence restricted False
groups of traits for this species
Status »
Chromosome number »
Phylogeny »
Morphology »
Leaf traits »
Floral and reproductive biology »
Seed traits »
Ecological strategy »
Range »
Hemeroby »
Urbanity »
Habitats »

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