Nymphaeaceae Salisb.
Nymphaea mexicana Zucc. , legitimate, scientific
Zuccarini, J.G. (1832), Abhandlungen der Mathematisch-Physikalischen Classe der Koeniglich Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften: 365 [tax. nov.]
  • Type: "Crescit in lacu prope urbem Mexico, unde specc. sicca misit clar. de Karwinski.– Floret Septembri."
Jacobs, S.W.L. & Pickard, J. (1981), Plants of New South Wales: 170 [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Nymphaea flava Leitn. ex Audubon nom. inval.
Ross, E.M. in Stanley, T.D. & Ross, E.M. (1984), Nymphaeaceae. Flora of South-eastern Queensland 1: 180 [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Nymphaea flava Leitn. ex Audubon nom. inval. common name: Yellow Waterlilly [n/a]
Green, J.W. (1985), Census of the Vascular Plants of Western Australia Edn. 2: 77 [secondary reference]
Bennett, E.M. in Marchant, N.G., Wheeler, J.R., Rye, B.L., Bennett, E.M., Lander, N.S. & Macfarlane, T.D. (1987), Nymphaeaceae. Flora of the Perth Region 1: 63 [secondary reference]
common name: Yellow Waterlily [n/a]
Jacobs, S.W.L. in Harden, G.J. (ed.) (1990), Nymphaeaceae. Flora of New South Wales 1: 151, pl.10. [secondary reference]
  • Comment: Published as "N. mexicana Zucc. and hybrids."
Jeanes, J.A. in Walsh, N.G. & Entwisle, T.J. (ed.) (1996), Nymphaeaceae. Flora of Victoria 3: 31, Fig. 2r-s [secondary reference]
common name: Yellow Waterlily [n/a]
Jacobs, S.W.L. in Harden, G.J. (ed.) (2000), Nymphaeaceae. Flora of New South Wales Revised Edition 1: 151, Plate 10 [secondary reference]
Wheeler, J.R., Marchant, N.G. & Lewington, M. (2002), Dicotyledons. Flora of the South West 2: 722 [secondary reference]
common name: Yellow Waterlily [n/a]
CHAH (2006), Australian Plant Census: - APC [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Nymphaea flava Leitn. ex Audubon nom. inval.
  • APC Comment: Australian naturalised plants are probably hybrids involving N. mexicana rather than the species itself (S.W.L.Jacobs, pers. comm.)
  • APC Dist.: WA (naturalised), Qld (naturalised), NSW (naturalised), Vic (naturalised)
Jacobs, S.W.L. & Porter, C.L. in Wilson, A.J.G. (ed.) (2007), Nymphaeaceae. Flora of Australia 2: 263, Map 300 [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Nymphaea flava Leitn. ex Audubon nom. inval.