The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

M Nymphaea capensis Thunb. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Nymphaea (family Nymphaeaceae).

The record derives from Tropicos (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 22600075) with original publication details: Prodr. Pl. Cap. 2: 92 1800.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Nymphaea capensis var. capensis Synonym L TRO
Nymphaea edgeworthii Lehm. Synonym M TRO
Nymphaea hookeriana Lehm. Synonym M TRO
Nymphaea punctata Edgew. Synonym M TRO
Nymphaea scutifolia DC. Synonym M TRO

Further information

The following databases may contain further information on this name. Please click on any button to follow a link to that database.

To return to The Plant List: please use your browser's back button to return to this page.

Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-22600075.

  • this name record has not changed
  • names related to this name have changed