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L Nymphaea nouchali var. caerulea (Savigny) Verdc. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Nymphaea nouchali Burm.f. in the genus Nymphaea (family Nymphaeaceae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: in Fl. Trop. E. Afr. Nymphaeac.: 7 1989.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Nymphaea caerulea Savigny Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Nymphaea mildbraedii Gilg. Synonym M TRO
Nymphaea nelsonii Burtt Davy Synonym M TRO
Nymphaea spectabilis Gilg Synonym M TRO
Nymphaea vernayi Bremekamp & Oberm. Synonym M TRO

The species Nymphaea nouchali Burm.f. has a further 12 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2384388.

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