American white waterlily

(Nymphaea odorata)

               
Conservation Status

IUCN Red List

not yet assessed

American white waterlily (ssp. tuberosa)

NatureServe

N5 - Secure

SNR - Unranked

Minnesota

not listed

Wetland
Indicator
Status

Great Plains

OBL - Obligate wetland

Midwest

OBL - Obligate wetland

Northcentral & Northeast

OBL - Obligate wetland


Identification

See Subordinate Taxa (below) for identifying information.


Distribution Distribution Map   Sources: 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 28.

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Taxonomy

Family:

Nymphaeaceae (water-lily)

 

Genus:

Nymphaea

 

Subgenus:

Nymphaea

 

Section:

Nymphaea

 
Subordinate Taxa

American white waterlily (Nymphaea odorata ssp. tuberosa)

fragrant waterlily (Nymphaea odorata ssp. odorata)

 
Synonyms

 

 
Common
Names

American white water lily

American white water-lily

American white waterlily

white water lily


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

       

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Aquatic and Invasive Plant Identification Series by the UF/IFAS Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants ( http://plants.ifas.ufl.edu ) and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission, Invasive Plant Management Section.

For more information about fragrant water lily, go to http://plants.ifas.ufl.edu/node/292

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