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Nymphaeaceae (rights holder: 2010 Moorea Biocode)© 2010 Moorea Biocode (licence)


Aquatic, perennial herbs with rhizomes, rooted in the ground. Stipules 0. Leaves alternate, floating and usually ± peltate. Flowers bisexual, actinomorphic, solitary, pedunculate, large and handsome, floating, emergent or, rarely, submerged. Sepals 4-6, green or coloured. Petals 5-numerous, some ± sepaloid. Stamens numerous, sometimes with petaloid filaments. Carpels 6-numerous, united. Ovary supe... © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings (licence)

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Taxonomic Completion
2 of 8 accepted Genera
Global Pollen Project UUID
Botanical Reference
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