Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Nymphaea jacobsii
Nymphaeaceae Salisb.
Nymphaea jacobsii Hellq. , legitimate, scientific
Jacobs, S.W.L. & Hellquist, C.B. (16 February 2011), New species, possible hybrids and intergrades in Australian Nymphaea (Nymphaeaceae) with a key to all species. Telopea 13(1-2): 238-239 APC [tax. nov.]
  • Type: Queensland: North Kennedy: 'Powlathanga', 20 12.016'S 145 58.868'E 323 m, S. Jacobs 9647 & C.B. Hellquist, 12 Jun 2007. Holotype: NSW 835333 (sheet), NSW 833773 & 833774 (both spirit). Isotypes: NASC; BRI.
  • APC Dist.: Qld
  • Etymology: "This species is named for Surrey W.L. Jacobs, former botanist at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney and Australian water-lily expert."
Brown, G.K. & Bostock, P.D. (December 2019), Appendix A: New names and name and status changes 2018 to 2019. Introduction to the Census of the Queensland Flora 2019: 11 [secondary reference]
nomenclatural synonym: Nymphaea jacobsii Hellq. subsp. jacobsii legitimate taxonomic synonym: Nymphaea jacobsii subsp. toomba Hellq. legitimate