African Plant Database

Nymphaea micrantha Guill. & Perr.
Protologue : Fl. Seneg. Tent. 1: 16 (1831)
Information on the genus : Nymphaea
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Nymphaea guineensis Schumach. & Thonn. (1827)
=Nymphaea rufescens Guill. & Perr. (1831)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Very close to N. nouchali var. caerulea, apart from the leaf bulbils arising at the top of the petiole.
Ecology : Lakes, pools.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
More info on :
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
carte afrique num 18286
Record n°18286
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