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the web of life in southern Africa

Genus: Nymphoides

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Core Eudicots > Asterids > Euasterid II > Order: Asterales > Family: Menyanthaceae

About 20 species, native to Africa, Asia, East Indies, Australia and New Zealand, with five species in southern Africa.

Species native to southern Africa

List from Plants of southern Africa - an online checklist (SANBI), Flora of Zimbabwe and Flora of Mozambique.

Nymphoides brevipedicellata


Nymphoides forbesiana


Nymphoides indica

See Flora of Zimbabwe.

Nymphoides rautanenii


Nymphoides thunbergiana

See Flora of Zimbabwe.