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  1. Family: Menyanthaceae Dumort.
    1. Genus: Nymphoides Ség.
      1. Nymphoides milnei A.Raynal

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Zambia.

    [FZ]

    Menyanthaceae, Barbara Mackinder. Flora Zambesiaca 7:4. 1990

    Habit
    Small herb, probably annual without floating stolons.
    Leaves
    Petiole 2–3 mm. long, membraneous; lamina 20–32 x 15–27 mm., mostly ovate with a short gaping sinus 0.8–1.2 cm. long.
    Flowers
    Flowers few c. 4, heterostylous; pedicels c. 20 mm. long.
    Calyx
    Calyx c. 3 mm. long.
    Corolla
    Corolla yellow 7–8 mm. long, tube c. 3 mm. long, lobes c. 4 mm. long.
    Fruits
    Capsule c. 3 x 2.7 mm., obovoid, 3–4 or less seeded.
    Seeds
    Seeds 1.6 x 0.9 mm., lenticular, with strongly convex faces.

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    Distribution

    Other Data

    Nymphoides milnei A.Raynal appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Milne-Redhead, E. [4317], Zambia K000418513 Unknown type material

    Bibliography

    First published in Mitt. Bot. Staatssamml. München 10: 132 (1971)

    Accepted by

    • Launert, E. & Pope, G.V. (eds.) (1990). Flora Zambesiaca 7(4): 1-114. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Launert, E. & Pope, G.V. (eds.) (1990). Flora Zambesiaca 7(4): 1-114. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Sources

    Flora Zambesiaca
    Flora Zambesiaca
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0