Datasets

datasets have provided data to the Atlas of Living Australia for this genus.

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Names and sources

Accepted Name Source
Nymphaea L.
  • APC nom. cons.
According to:Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria (2010), Australian Plant Census
Published in:Linnaeus, C. (1 May 1753), Species Plantarum 1 [510]
Synonym Source
Ondinea Hartog heterotypic
  • APC
Published in:Hartog, C. den (1970), Ondinea, a new genus of Nymphaeaceae. Blumea 18(2/2) [413, fig. 1]
Leuconymphaea Kuntze heterotypic
  • APC
Published in:Kuntze, C.E.O. (5 November 1891), Revisio Generum Plantarum 1 [11]
Castalia Salisb. heterotypic
  • APC
Published in:Salisbury, R.A. in Koenig, K.D.E. & Sims, J. (ed.) (1805), Description of the natural order of Nymphaea. Annals of Botany 2(1) [71]
Indigenous Knowledge Name Source
Ayag
Bardu
Berrin
Birlal
Birlal
Birlal
Birtdin
Dattam
Dhagalirrig
Dhatam
Gaburduguy young stem
Gu –Jawhjaw
Gurlumuttuk
Jagirri
Jawhjawh
Jawjaw
Jawjaw
Lililif
Ma-Birlal
Ma-Dhatdam
Ma-Ngalkngalk
Ngawkngawk
Wakwa
Wakwak
Wiril
Wumbaḏung
Yarlbum
Yarlbun
Yarlbun
Ŋawkŋawk
Common Name Source
Water Lilies standard
  • CAAB

Standard name from AS5301. Derived from original scientific name group Nymphaea spp.

Waterlily preferred Australia Australia
Water Lilies Australia Australia
  • APC
Water Lily Australia Australia
  • APC
Waterlilies Australia Australia
  • APC
Waterlilies Australia Australia
  • APC
Name Source
Nymphaea L. accepted nom. cons.
  • APC
Nymphaea L. accepted
  • NZOR
Identifier Source
https://id.biodiversity.org.au/taxon/apni/51449405 Taxon current
  • APC
https://id.biodiversity.org.au/name/apni/98373 Scientific Name current
  • APC
http://data.nzor.org.nz/names/74ab8f4f-b462-4954-8c68-d1a3c7a5761f Scientific Name current
  • NZOR
https://id.biodiversity.org.au/instance/apni/8304321 Taxon Concept current
  • APC
http://id.biodiversity.org.au/taxon/apni/51449405 Taxon unknown
  • APC
NZOR-6-86155 Taxon current
  • NZOR

Classification

kingdom
Plantae
phylum
Charophyta
class
Equisetopsida
subclass
Magnoliidae
superorder
Nymphaeanae
order
Nymphaeales
family
Nymphaeaceae
genus
Nymphaea
species
Nymphaea alba L. 
species
Nymphaea alexii S.W.L.Jacobs & Hellq. 
species
Nymphaea atrans S.W.L.Jacobs 
species
Nymphaea caerulea Savigny 
species
Nymphaea carpentariae S.W.L.Jacobs & Hellq. 
species
Nymphaea elleniae S.W.L.Jacobs 
species
Nymphaea georginae S.W.L.Jacobs & Hellq. 
species
Nymphaea gigantea Hook. 
species
Nymphaea hastifolia Domin 
species
Nymphaea immutabilis S.W.L.Jacobs 
species
Nymphaea jacobsii Hellq. 
species
Nymphaea kakaduensis C.B.Hellq., A.Leu & M.L.Moody 
species
Nymphaea kimberleyensis (S.W.L.Jacobs) S.W.L.Jacobs & Hellq. 
species
Nymphaea lukei S.W.L.Jacobs & Hellq. 
species
Nymphaea macrosperma Merr. & L.M.Perry 
species
Nymphaea mexicana Zucc. 
species
Nymphaea noelae S.W.L.Jacobs & Hellq. 
species
Nymphaea nouchali Burm.f. 
species
Nymphaea odorata Aiton 
species
Nymphaea ondinea Löhne, Wiersema & Borsch 
species
Nymphaea pubescens Willd. 
species
Nymphaea sp. (Nymphaea violacea) 
species
Nymphaea sp. Miriamvale 
species
Nymphaea sp. Mirtna 
species
Nymphaea vaporalis S.W.L.Jacobs & Hellq. 
species
Nymphaea violacea Lehm. 
species
Nymphaea x marliacea Wildsmith 
species
Nymphaea zanzibarensis Casp. 

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