Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Nymphaea caerulea
Nymphaeaceae Salisb.
Nymphaea caerulea Savigny , legitimate, scientific
Savigny, M.J.C.L. de (1798), Decade Egyptienne, Journal Litteraire et D'Economie Politique 7: 74 [tax. nov.]
Bailey, F.M. (1883), A Synopsis of the Queensland Flora: 10 [secondary reference]
  • Vernacular: Blue Water-Lily, Barron River
Bailey, F.M. (1899), The Queensland Flora 1: 39 [misapplied]
misapplied to: Nymphaea brownii F.M.Bailey legitimate by Bailey, F.M. (1883), A Synopsis of the Queensland Flora: 10
CHAH (2006), Australian Plant Census: - APC [secondary reference]
orthographic variant: Nymphaea coerulea F.Muell. orth. var. taxonomic synonym: Nymphaea capensis Thunb. legitimate misapplication: Nymphaea nouchali var. zanzibarensis (Casp.) Verdc. legitimate by Verdcourt, B. in Polhill, R.M. (ed.) (1989), Nymphaeaceae. Flora of Tropical East Africa: 10 misapplication: Nymphaea caerulea subsp. zanzibarensis (Casp.) S.W.L.Jacobs legitimate by Jacobs, S.W.L. (26 April 1994), Further notes on Nymphaea (Nymphaeaceae) in Australasia. Telopea 5(4): 705 misapplication: Nymphaea capensis var. zanzibarensis (Casp.) Conard legitimate by Jacobs, S.W.L. (26 April 1994), Further notes on Nymphaea (Nymphaeaceae) in Australasia. Telopea 5(4): 705
  • APC Dist.: Qld (naturalised), NSW (naturalised)
Jacobs, S.W.L. & Porter, C.L. in Wilson, A.J.G. (ed.) (2007), Nymphaeaceae. Flora of Australia 2: 264-265, Fig 51C, Map 303 [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Nymphaea capensis Thunb. legitimate