Utricularia gibba L.
Sp.Pl. 18 (1753)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Mixed (Native in Part of Range, Naturalised Elsewhere)
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Helen Coleman, Thursday 12 November 1998

Submerged aquatic, sometimes mat-forming, free-floating annual or perennial, herb, ultimate segments of the leaves very few; calyx lobes 2; pedicels semi-erect in fruit. Fl. yellow, Apr to Dec. Still pools, ephemeral swamps.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Central Kimberley, Dampierland, Northern Kimberley, Swan Coastal Plain, Tanami, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Berkeley, Mitchell, Pentecost, Perth, Pindanland, Tanami P1, Victoria Bonaparte P1.

IMCRA Regions: Groote.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Broome, Derby-West Kimberley, Halls Creek, South Perth, Wanneroo, Wyndham-East Kimberley.