Drosera rotundifolia L.
|Kingdom||Plantae||Plants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae (from Stearn’s Botanical Latin)|
|Subkingdom||Tracheobionta||Vascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients|
|Division||Magnoliophyta||Flowering plants, also known as angiosperms|
|Class||Magnoliopsida||Dicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves|
|Subclass||Caryophyllidae||Cacti, many other succulents, carnivorous plants, and leadworts|
|Order||Nepenthales||Carniverous (or more precisely insectiverous) plants|
|Family||Droseraceae||Sundews and related plants|
|Genus||Drosera||From Greek drosus, “dew”|
|Species||rotundifolia||With rounded leaves|
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Drosera rotundifolia description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 19 May 2011.
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6/15/1979 · NJ · By Tim Chandler
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