African Plant Database


Nymphaea maculata Schumach. & Thonn.
Family : NYMPHAEACEAE
Protologue : Beskr. Guin. Pl. 247 (1827)  
Information on the genus : Nymphaea
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Little-known species; similar to N. heudelotii, but much 'coarser; flowers white or whitish lilac or with pale blue petal 'tips.
Ecology : Large pool in savanna, 350-600 m (Congo-Brazzav.); lakes.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Peyre de Fabrègues B. & J. P. Lebrun (1976). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Niger. Maison Alfort
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:64 (2012)
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
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Record n°18325
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