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Common Sundrew
Drosera rotundifolia

Location

Green Swamp Preserve North Carolina, USA

Date

30/03/2015

Description

Studio portrait of an Oblong-leaved sundew, one of three principal types of carnivorous plants (pitcher plants, venus flytrap and sundews) that can all be found in the remaining bits of Long-Leafed Pine forest along the East Coast of the US. Reduced to 5% of its original area, this beautiful forest type, along with many of its inhabitants, face serious conservation challenges.

Photo Link

https://www.instagram.com/p/019IrSA29L/

Learn More

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drosera_rotundifolia
Christian Ziegler
Tropical biologist turned photojournalist for Max-Planck for Animal Behavior and NatGeo.
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