The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

⚠ Version 1.1 of The Plant List has been superseded and should no longer be used.

The new version is available at The new version is enhanced, using more data sources including Taxonomic Expert Networks and will be more frequently updated.

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