Nymphaeaceae


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Noun1.Nymphaeaceae - dicot aquatic plantsNymphaeaceae - dicot aquatic plants      
magnoliid dicot family - family of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
order Ranales, order Ranunculales, Ranales, Ranunculales - herbs, shrubs and trees: includes families Ranunculaceae; Annonaceae; Berberidaceae; Magnoliaceae; Menispermaceae; Myristicaceae; Nymphaeaceae; Lardizabalaceae; Lauraceae; Calycanthaceae; Ceratophyllaceae; Cercidiphyllaceae
water lily - an aquatic plant of the family Nymphaeaceae
genus Nymphaea, Nymphaea - the type genus of the family Nymphaeaceae; any of a variety of water lilies
genus Nuphar, Nuphar - spatterdocks
Nelumbonaceae, subfamily Nelumbonaceae - in some classifications considered an independent family of water lilies; comprises the single genus Nelumbo
Cabombaceae, subfamily Cabombaceae, water-shield family - in some classifications considered an independent family of water lilies; comprises the genera Cabomba and Brasenia
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Floristic surveys from mesotrophic and eutrophic environments have reported species from the families Salviniaceae, Cabombaceae, Nymphaeaceae, Poaceae, Cyperaceae and Lentibulariaceae (Matias, Amado, & Nunes, 2003; Henry-Silva, Moura, & Dantas, 2010; Mormul et al.
Najadaceae); (2) Carex cornuta Saporta (1889) was revised by Friis (1985) to belong to Cladium bicorne (Saporta) Friis; (3) Carex eximia Goppert & Menge (Goppert, 1853) was demonstrated to belong to Araceae and recombined as Acoropsis eximia (Goppert & Menge) Bogner (Bogner, 1976; Mai, 1999); and (4) Carex rochettiana Heer (Heer, 1859) was revised as belonging to Nymphaeaceae (Berger, 1998).
These medicinally important plants are observed in Amarylliadaceae, Piperaceae, Apiaceae, Fabaceae, Nyctaginaceae, Phyllanthaceae, Combretaceae, and Nymphaeaceae.
Hay 20 familias con valores de riqueza iguales en mas de una region natural, entre las cuales figuran Rhamnaceae, Proteaceae, Cleomaceae y Nymphaeaceae.
and that of Nymphaeaceae with 4 genera Euryale Nelumbo Nymphaea and Victoria.
High quantities of pollen of aquatic plants--Typhaceae, Nymphaeaceae and algae (Cosmarium), and mollusc subfossils refer to relatively shallow near-shore conditions.
Recientes estudios sugieren que Illiciaceae tiene una posicion basal antigua en la evolucion de las angiospermas, junto con Amborellaceae, Nymphaeaceae y Schisandraceae (Smith & Lin, 2004).
Ecotone Macrophyte Macrophyte littoral type typologies families Lentic Emergent Alismataceae Emergent, fixed submersed Cyperaceae Fixed floating Menyanthaceae Fixed submersed Najadaceae Fixed floating Nymphaeaceae Emergent Pontederiaceae Emergent Typhaceae Lotic Emergent, fixed submersed Eriocaulaceae Emergent Sphagnaceae Lentic/lotic Amphibian, emergent, fixed Poaceae submersed Fixed submersed Mayacaceae * López and Ferreira (2005) and Pedralli et al.