African Plant Database


Nymphaea caerulea Savigny
Family : NYMPHAEACEAE
Protologue : Ann. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat. 1: 366-371 (1802)
Information on the genus : Nymphaea
 
 
Status
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Nymphaea nouchali var. caerulea (Savigny) Verdc.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Nymphaea nouchali var. caerulea (Savigny) Verdc.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Nymphaea nouchali var. caerulea (Savigny) Verdc.
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Nymphaea nouchali var. caerulea (Savigny) Verdc. (1989)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Nymphaea calliantha Conard (1904)
=Nymphaea capensis var. alba K.C. Landon (1984)
=Nymphaea capensis Thunb. var. capensis (1794)
=Nymphaea capensis Thunb. (1794)
=Nymphaea mildbraedii Gilg (1908)
=Nymphaea nelsonii Burtt Davy
=Nymphaea spectabilis Gilg (1908)
=*Nymphaea stellata auct.
=Nymphaea calliantha var. tenuis Conard
=Nymphaea engleri Gilg (1908)
=Nymphaea magnifica Gilg (1908)
=Nymphaea muschleriana Gilg (1908)
=Nymphaea scutifolia (Salisb.) DC.
=Castalia scutifolia Salisb. (1806)
=Nymphaea nubica Lehm. (1853)

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1960). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 1[1]: 177,179

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 3: 234 (1937).
  • Food plants of Zimbabwe : 140 (1986).
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa Nymphaeaceae: 3-11 (1989)

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Med-Checklist 4: 246 (1989).
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 1: 152 (1999).
 
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