SynonymsUtricularia canacorum Pellegr.
Red List Status -Data Deficient (DD) , assessed in 07/04/2017
Protected species -in Northern Province
Utricularia novaezelandiae is an autochtonous carnivorous herb of New Caledonia, which under current taxonomic delimitation, is thought to be present in the south-east of Grante Terre. It would occur in wetlands at low altitude. This taxon is insufficiently collected and not well known. Utricularia novaezelandiae is therefore assessed in New Caledonia as Data Deficient (DD) for provenance and taxonomic reasons.
Utricularia novaezelandiae is an autochtonous carnivorous herb of New Caledonia, which under current taxonomic delimitation, is thought to be present in the south-east of Grante Terre (Prony). This species is also present in New Zealand.
Population size is unknown.
It would occur in wetlands at low altitude.
Threats are unknown.
This species should be more collected and observations compared to the identification keys in order to confirm or infirm its presence in New Caledonia.
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Assessor(s): Veillon, J., Amice, R., Bruy, D., Butin, J., Fleurot, D., Garnier, D., Gâteblé, G., Goxe, J., Suprin, B.
Reviewer(s): Pillon, Y.
Facilitator(s): Maura, J., Tanguy, V., Warimavute, G.