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Showing Nymphaea jacobsii
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."