Drosera, Aldrovanda, Nepenthes (Pitcher), Utricularia, and Pinguicula are some of the insectivorous plants that may be found in India.
Venus Fly Trap
It catches its prey—chiefly insects and arachnids—with a trapping structure formed by the terminal portion of each of the plant's leaves,.
Aquatic carnivorous plant ,widespread suspended aquatic species in Asia. Its native distribution ranges from India to Japan
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The tentacles are extremely sensitive and will bend toward the center of the leaf to bring the insect into contact with as many stalked glands as possible.
It forms summer rosettes of flat, succulent leaves, ts mucilaginous (sticky) glands that attract, trap, and digest arthropod prey.
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The organ of carnivory in
is the snap trap . The trap mechanism is akin to that present in
Also known as the waterwheel plant
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These plants are specialized in trapping insects and are popularly known as insectivorous plants.
Insectivorous plants have evolved to flourish in environments like acidic bogs where the soil is thin .