Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Nymphaea gigantea
Nymphaeaceae Salisb.
Nymphaea gigantea Hook. , legitimate, scientific
Hooker, W.J. in Hooker, W.J. (ed.) (1852), Botanical Magazine: t. 4647 [tax. nov.]
  • Type: "we received during the past year specimens of a magnificent new Nymphaea from our friend Mr. Bidwill, gathered in the Wide-Bay district, North-eastern Australia."
Bentham, G. (30 May 1863), Flora Australiensis 1: 61-62 [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Nymphaea stellata Willd. legitimate
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1882), Systematic Census of Australian Plants: 1 [secondary reference]
Mueller, F.J.H. von (December 1889), Second Systematic Census of Australian Plants: 4 BHL [secondary reference]
Kuntze, C.E.O. (5 November 1891), Revisio Generum Plantarum 1: 11 [basionym]
basionym of: Leuconymphaea gigantea (Hook.) Kuntze legitimate
Conard, H.S. (1905), A Monograph of the Genus Nymphaea: 128-130, pl. III BHL [secondary reference]
  • Text: "Bidwill, No. 39, at Wide Bay, Queensland, in hbb. Kew, Berlin."
Bailey, F.M. (1913), Comprehensive Catalogue of Queensland Plants: 32 [secondary reference]
common name: Large Blue Water-lily [n/a]
  • Vernacular: Kaooroo
Domin, K. (1926), Beitrage zur Flora und Pflanzengeographie Australiens. Bibliotheca Botanica 22(89): 658 [secondary reference]
nomenclatural synonym: Leuconymphaea gigantea (Hook.) Kuntze legitimate
Specht, R.L. in Specht, R.L. & Mountford, C.P. (ed.) (August 1958), The Gymnospermae and Angiospermae collected on the Arnhem Land Expedition. Records of the American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land No. 3 Botany and Plant Ecology: 229 [secondary reference]
Aston, H.I. (1973), Aquatic Plants of Australia: 138-139 [secondary reference]
Williams, K.A.W. (1980), Native Plants of Queensland Edn. 2, 1: 208 [secondary reference]
common name: Blue Waterlily [n/a] common name: Water Lily [n/a] common name: Giant Waterlily [n/a]
Henshall, T.S. in Jessop, J.P. (ed.) (1981), Ranunculaceae, Menispermaceae, Nymphaceae. Flora of Central Australia: 88-89, Fig. 110 [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Nymphaea violacea Lehm. legitimate taxonomic synonym: Nymphaea brownii F.M.Bailey legitimate doubtful taxonomic synonym: Nymphaea gigantea var. violacea (Lehm.) Conard legitimate
Jacobs, S.W.L. & Pickard, J. (1981), Plants of New South Wales: 170 [secondary reference]
Ross, E.M. in Stanley, T.D. & Ross, E.M. (1984), Nymphaeaceae. Flora of South-eastern Queensland 1: 180-181, Fig. 25B [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Nymphaea brownii F.M.Bailey legitimate common name: Giant Waterlilly [n/a]
Green, J.W. (1985), Census of the Vascular Plants of Western Australia Edn. 2: 77 [secondary reference]
Dunlop, C.R. (1987), Checklist of the Vascular Plants of the Northern Territory. Technical Report: Conservation Commission of the Northern Territory 26: 56 [secondary reference]
Jacobs, S.W.L. in Harden, G.J. (ed.) (1990), Nymphaeaceae. Flora of New South Wales 1: 151 [secondary reference]
common name: Giant Waterlily [n/a]
Koch, B.L. in Wheeler, J.R. (ed.) (1992), Nymphaeaceae. Flora of the Kimberley Region: 65, Fig. 12A [secondary reference]
common name: Giant Waterlily [n/a]
Williams, K.A.W. (1999), Native Plants of Queensland 4: 286 [secondary reference]
Jacobs, S.W.L. in Harden, G.J. (ed.) (2000), Nymphaeaceae. Flora of New South Wales Revised Edition 1: 151 [secondary reference]
common name: Giant Waterlily [n/a]
CHAH (2006), Australian Plant Census: - APC [secondary reference]
nomenclatural synonym: Leuconymphaea gigantea (Hook.) Kuntze legitimate nomenclatural synonym: Nymphaea gigantea Hook. var. gigantea legitimate nomenclatural synonym: Nymphaea gigantea Hook. f. gigantea legitimate taxonomic synonym: Nymphaea gigantea var. normalis Domin nom. inval. taxonomic synonym: Nymphaea gigantea var. neorosea K.C.Landon legitimate
  • APC Dist.: Qld, NSW
CHAH (2006), Australian Plant Census: - [misapplied]
misapplied to: Nymphaea macrosperma Merr. & L.M.Perry legitimate by Green, J.W. (1985), Census of the Vascular Plants of Western Australia Edn. 2: 77
CHAH (2006), Australian Plant Census: - [pro parte misapplied]
pro parte misapplied to: Nymphaea georginae S.W.L.Jacobs & Hellq. legitimate by Bentham, G. (30 May 1863), Flora Australiensis 1: 61-62
Jacobs, S.W.L. & Porter, C.L. in Wilson, A.J.G. (ed.) (2007), Nymphaeaceae. Flora of Australia 2: 270-271, Fig. 51G, Map 310 [secondary reference]
nomenclatural synonym: Leuconymphaea gigantea (Hook.) Kuntze legitimate nomenclatural synonym: Nymphaea gigantea var. normalis Domin nom. inval. taxonomic synonym: Nymphaea gigantea var. neorosea K.C.Landon legitimate
Jacobs, S.W.L. & Porter, C.L. in Wilson, A.J.G. (ed.) (2007), Nymphaeaceae. Flora of Australia 2: 272 [pro parte misapplied]
pro parte misapplied to: Nymphaea georginae S.W.L.Jacobs & Hellq. legitimate by Bentham, G. (30 May 1863), Flora Australiensis 1: 61-62