Nymphoides forbesiana (Griseb.) Kuntze

We have few details about this taxon; if you can provide any information, photos or reliable records, please contact one of the site authors. Email addresses are given on the home page.

Images: None on this site.

Detailed records: Display species records QDS maps by: Google Maps Point records by Google Maps

Species details: Click on each item to see an explanation of that item (Note: opens a new window)

Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name:
Altitude range: (metres)
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C,E,S
Growth form(s): Aquatic.
Endemic status:
Red data list status:
Insects associated with this species:
Spot characters: Display spot characters for this species

Heath, A. & Heath, R. (2009). Field Guide to the Plants of Northern Botswana including the Okavango Delta Kew Publishing Page 297. (Includes a picture).

Mackinder, B. (1990). Menyanthaceae Flora Zambesiaca 7(4) Pages 54 - 55.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 86.


comments powered by Disqus

Other sources of information about Nymphoides forbesiana:

Our websites:

Flora of Botswana: Nymphoides forbesiana
Flora of Mozambique: Nymphoides forbesiana
Flora of Zambia: Nymphoides forbesiana

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Nymphoides forbesiana
African Plant Database: Nymphoides forbesiana
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Nymphoides forbesiana
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Nymphoides forbesiana
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Nymphoides forbesiana
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Nymphoides forbesiana
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Nymphoides forbesiana
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Nymphoides forbesiana
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Nymphoides forbesiana
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Nymphoides forbesiana
Ispot Southern Africa: Nymphoides forbesiana
JSTOR Plant Science: Nymphoides forbesiana
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Nymphoides forbesiana
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Nymphoides forbesiana
The Plant List (version 1.1): Nymphoides forbesiana
Tropicos: Nymphoides forbesiana

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-17

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2017). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Nymphoides forbesiana.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=144860, retrieved 19 September 2017

Site software last modified: 28 December 2016 2:55pm (GMT +2)
Terms of use