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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2383355, with some changes.

M Nymphaea alba L. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 510 1753.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Castalia alba (L.) Greene Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Castalia minoriflora Simonk. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Castalia speciosa Salisb. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Leuconymphaea alba Kuntze Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Nymphaea alba subsp. minoriflora (Simonk.) Stucchi Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Nymphaea alba var. rubra Lönnr. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Nymphaea minoriflora (Simonk.) Wissjul. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Nymphaea occidentalis Moss Synonym M WCSP (in review)

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