Genera within a family

Family: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
MENYANTHACEAE (G)
Bogbean Family(Wf)
mene, = moon; anthos, = a flower, the bloom of a flower. mene-anthos, μήνή-άνθος, = Moon-flower(various derivationms have been proposed. Theorphastus’s name μήνήάνθος, for Nymphoides peltata).
(LS, I4)
NYMPHOIDES (G)
Geelwateruintjie (Le)
Nymphae, = demi-goddesses, who inhabit the sea, rivers, fountains, woods and mountain; nymphs; [Nymphs**] -oides, = like, resembling, having the form or nature of. nymphaea, = the water-lily. (resembling Nymphaea, the water lily)
(ld, BL, Le)
VILLARSIA
Yellow Bogbean (Le) Cape Bogbean (Wf)
For Dominique Villars (1745-1814).**
(Ch)