6545.000 Nymphoides Ség.

LIMNANTHEMUM S.G. Gmel.

Description of the genus

Aquatic herbs. Leaves simple and ovate or ± circular (in ours). Flowers in clusters at the nodes (in ours), 5(-8)-merous. Capsule developing under water, dehiscent.

Worldwide: 20 species, cosmopolitan

Zimbabwe: 5 taxa.

Nymphoides thunbergiana

Links to taxa:     View: living plant images - herbarium specimen images - all images for this genus

SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
brevipedicellata (Vatke) A. RaynalW,C
forbesiana (Griseb.) KuntzeN,W,C,E,S
indica (L.) Kuntze subsp. occidentalis A. RaynalW,CDescription, Image
rautanenii (N.E. Br.) A. RaynalW
thunbergiana (Griseb.) KuntzeN,C,E,SDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Nymphoides:

Our websites:

Flora of Botswana: Nymphoides
Flora of Caprivi: Nymphoides
Flora of Malawi: Nymphoides
Flora of Mozambique: Nymphoides
Flora of Zambia: Nymphoides

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Nymphoides
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Nymphoides
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Nymphoides
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Nymphoides
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Nymphoides

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-16

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Nymphoides.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1101, retrieved 9 December 2016

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