Species within a genus

Genus: 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
NYMPHOIDES (G)
Geelwateruintjie (Le)
Family: MENYANTHACEAE
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)
Nymphoides brevipedicellata [Was N. indica] (La)
FloatingHeart(PS) GeelwateruintjieWaterSnowflakeYellow Pond Lily
Location: (F, K)
brevis, = short, little, of small extent; small, narrow; low; brief; pes, pedis, = a foot; the stalk or pedicle of a fruit, especially of the grape; -ellus, = diminutive; pedicellus, = pedicel (flower stalk); -atus, = indicates possession or likeness.
(ld, BL)
Nymphoides indica [Now N. brevipedicellata and N. thunbergiana] (La)
Geelwateruintjie(PS) Water Snowflake Yellow Pond Lily
Location: (F, K)
indicus, = of India, Indian; -icus, = indicates ‘belonging to’. indicum, = indigo, a blue pigment for dyeing and painting.
(ld, BL)
Nymphoides thunbergiana [Was N. indica] (La)
FloatingHeart(PS) GeelwateruintjieWaterSnowflakeYellow Pond Lily
Location: (F, K)
For Carl Peter Thunberg (1743 – 18280;** -anus, = belonging to, connected with, pertaining to, used to form adjectives from nouns, particularly from geographical and personal names.
(Ch, BL)