Australian New Crops Info 2016
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Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Nymphaea amazonum

 

 

This species is usually known as:

Nymphaea amazonum

 

This species has also been known as:

Nymphaea amazonum var. amazonum, Nymphaea amazonum subsp. amazonum, Nymphaea amazonum f. goudotiana, Nymphaea amazonum var. goudotiana

 

Common names:

Amazon Waterlily

 

 

Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Nymphaea amazonum: 18]

 

 

Popularity of Nymphaea amazonum over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Nymphaea amazonum (histogram and left hand axis scale of left-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box); Right-hand Plot: Plot of a proportional micro index, derived from numbers of papers mentioning Nymphaea amazonum as a proportion (scaled by multiplying by one million) of the approximate total number of papers available in databases for that year (frequency polygon and left-hand axis scale of right-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box)] 

[For larger charts showing the numbers of papers that have mentioned this species over years, select this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

Keywords

[Total number of keywords included in the papers that mentioned this species: 102]

 

Biodiversity (4), Floodplain (4), facilitation (3), Aquatic plant (2), Aquatic sediment (2), Arbuscular mycorrhiza (2), Bayesian inference (2), Body size (2), Co-occurrence (2), Correspondence analysis (2), Dark septate fungi (2), distribution (2), Environment feature (2), fish habitat (2), fish-plant relationship (2), Flood disturbance (2), Freshwater (2), Fuzzy set (2), Habitat (2), habitat structure (2), Habitats (2), ITS (2), Local scale (2), macrophyte (2), Macrophytes (2), matK (2), Maximum parsimony (2), Nymphaeaceae (2), Phylogenetic relationship (2), Plankton (2), Plant community (2), Protists (2), Taxonomic revision (2), Testate amoebae (2), trnK intron (2), Tropical floodplain (2), Tropical macrophyte (2), Aquatic macrophytes (1), Brazil (1), Community ecology (1), competition (1), dispersion source (1), Diversity (1), Ecological method (1), fractal dimension (1), interaction (1), Internet resource (1), invasibility (1), Morphology (1), Phenetics (1), River ecology (1), river–floodplain (1), Seeds (1), species diversity (1), Species inventory (1), species richness (1), Systematics (1), tanner grass (1), Tropical riverine wetlands (1), Urochloa subquadripara (1)

 

[If all keywords are not here (as indicated by .....), they can be accessed from this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Most likely scope for crop use/product (%):
[Please note: When there are only a few papers mentioning a species, care should be taken with the interpretation of these crop use/product results; as well, a mention may relate to the use of a species, or the context in which it grows, rather than a product]

 

aquatic (97.86), bioindicator (0.64), medicinal (0.17), timber (0.16), fruit (0.13), poison (0.13), weed (0.10), ornamental (0.08), starch (0.06), cereal (0.04)…..

 

[To see the full list of crop use/product outcomes, from searching abstracts of the papers that have mentioned this species, select this link; details of the analysis process have also been included; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Recent mentions of this species in the literature:
[since 2012, with links to abstracts; The references from 1901-2013 which have been used for the trend, keyword and crop use/product analyses below, are listed below these references]

 

Chen Z, Chen Y, Vymazal J, Kule L and Koželuh M (2017) Dynamics of chloroacetanilide herbicides in various types of mesocosm wetlands. Science of The Total Environment 577, 386-394. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0048969716324159

Main AR, Fehr J, Liber K, Headley JV, Peru KM and Morrissey CA (2017) Reduction of neonicotinoid insecticide residues in Prairie wetlands by common wetland plants. Science of The Total Environment 579, 1193-1202. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0048969716325499

Quirino BA, Carniatto N, Guglielmetti R and Fugi R (2017) Changes in diet and niche breadth of a small fish species in response to the flood pulse in a Neotropical floodplain lake. Limnologica - Ecology and Management of Inland Waters 62, 126-131. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0075951116302006

Villaseñor JL (2016) Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico. Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87, 559-902. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1870345316300707

Vymazal J and Březinová T (2015) The use of constructed wetlands for removal of pesticides from agricultural runoff and drainage: A review. Environment International 75, 11-20. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0160412014003201

Zini LM, Galati BG and Ferrucci MS (2015) Ovule and female gametophyte in representatives of Nymphaea subgenus Hydrocallis and Victoria (Nymphaeaceae; Nymphaeoideae). Aquatic Botany 120, Part B, 322-332. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0304377014001521

Mahabali S and Spanoghe P (2014) Mitigation of Two Insecticides by Wetland Plants: Feasibility Study for the Treatment of Agricultural Runoff in Suriname (South America). Water, air and soil pollution. 225, 1771. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11270-013-1771-2

Maia ACD, de Lima CT, Navarro DMdAF, Chartier M, Giulietti AM and Machado IC (2014) The floral scents of Nymphaea subg. Hydrocallis (Nymphaeaceae), the New World night-blooming water lilies, and their relation with putative pollinators. Phytochemistry 103, 67-75. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0031942214001770

Barbosa CdS, Borges LMF, Nicácio J, Alves RD, Miguita CH, Violante IMP, Hamerski L, Garcez WS and Garcez FR (2013) In vitro activities of plant extracts from the Brazilian Cerrado and Pantanal against Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus (Acari: Ixodidae). Experimental and applied acarology. 60, 421-430. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10493-013-9656-z

Burkett-Cadena N, Graham SP and Giovanetto LA (2013) Resting environments of some Costa Rican mosquitoes. Journal of Vector Ecology 38, 12-19. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1948-7134.2013.12004.x

Martins SV, Milne J, Thomaz SM, McWaters S, Mormul RP, Kennedy M and Murphy K (2013) Human and natural drivers of changing macrophyte community dynamics over 12years in a Neotropical riverine floodplain system. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems 23, 678-697. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/aqc.2368

Alves GM, Velho LFM, de Morais Costa D and Lansac-Tôha FA (2012) Size structure of testate amoebae (Arcellinida and Euglyphida) in different habitats from a lake in the upper Paraná River floodplain. European Journal of Protistology 48, 169-177. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0932473911000794

Monção FS, dos Santos AM and Bini LM (2012) Aquatic macrophyte traits and habitat utilization in the Upper Paraná River floodplain, Brazil. Aquatic Botany 102, 50-55. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0304377012000824

 

 

References 1901-2013 (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Nymphaea amazonum: 18; Any undated papers have been included at the end]

 

Alves GM, Velho LFM, de Morais Costa D and Lansac-Tôha FA (2012) Size structure of testate amoebae (Arcellinida and Euglyphida) in different habitats from a lake in the upper Paraná River floodplain. European Journal of Protistology 48, 169-177.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0932473911000794

Monção FS, dos Santos AM and Bini LM (2012) Aquatic macrophyte traits and habitat utilization in the Upper Paraná River floodplain, Brazil. Aquatic Botany 102, 50-55.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0304377012000824

Mormul RP, Thomaz SM, Takeda AM and Behrend RD (2011) Structural Complexity and Distance from Source Habitat Determine Invertebrate Abundance and Diversity. Biotropica 43, 738-745.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1744-7429.2011.00762.x

Sousa WTZ, Thomaz SM and Murphy KJ (2011) Drivers of aquatic macrophyte community structure in a Neotropical riverine lake. Acta Oecologica 37, 462-475.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1146609X11001007

Alves GM, Velho LFM, Simões NR and Lansac-Tôha FA (2010) Biodiversity of testate amoebae (Arcellinida and Euglyphida) in different habitats of a lake in the Upper Paraná River floodplain. European Journal of Protistology 46, 310-318.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0932473910000489

Dibble ED and Pelicice FM (2010) Influence of aquatic plant-specific habitat on an assemblage of small neotropical floodplain fishes. Ecology of Freshwater Fish 19, 381-389.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1600-0633.2010.00420.x

Dkhar J, Kumaria S, Rao SR and Tandon P (2010) Molecular phylogenetics and taxonomic reassessment of four Indian representatives of the genus Nymphaea. Aquatic Botany 93, 135-139.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0304377010000458

Endress PK (2010) The evolution of floral biology in basal angiosperms. Phil Trans R Soc B 365, 411-421.  http://rstb.royalsocietypublishing.org/cgi/content/abstract/365/1539/411

Michelan TS, Thomaz SM, Mormul RP and Carvalho P (2010) Effects of an exotic invasive macrophyte (tropical signalgrass) on native plant community composition, species richness and functional diversity. Freshwater Biology 55, 1315-1326.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2427.2009.02355.x

de Marins JF, Carrenho R and Thomaz SM (2009) Occurrence and coexistence of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi and dark septate fungi in aquatic macrophytes in a tropical river–floodplain system. Aquatic Botany 91, 13-19.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0304377009000023

de Marins JF, Carrenho R and Thomaz SM (2009) Occurrence and coexistence of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi and dark septate fungi in aquatic macrophytes in a tropical river–floodplain system. Aquatic Botany 91, 13-19.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0304377009000023

Melo AS, Bini LM and Thomaz SM (2007) Assessment of methods to estimate aquatic macrophyte species richness in extrapolated sample sizes. Aquatic Botany 86, 377-384.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0304377007000174

Murphy KJ, Dickinson G, et al. (2003) Aquatic plant communities and predictors of diversity in a sub-tropical river floodplain: the upper Rio Paraná, Brazil. Aquatic Botany 77, 257-276.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0304377003001086

Bonilla-Barbosa J, Novelo A, Hornelas Orozco Y and Márquez-Guzmán J (2000) Comparative seed morphology of Mexican Nymphaea species. Aquatic Botany 68, 189-204.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S030437700000125X

Garrett E C (1993) Species diversity in aquatic angiosperms: latitudinal patterns. Aquatic Botany 44, 229-258.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0304377093900725

Les DH and Philbrick CT (1993) Studies of hybridization and chromosome number variation in aquatic angiosperms: evolutionary implications. Aquatic Botany 44, 181-228.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0304377093900714

Edward L S (1982) Notes on the floral biology of Nymphaea elegans (nymphaeaceae) in Texas. Aquatic Botany 12, 197-200.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0304377082900146

Prance GT (1980) A note on the pollination of Nymphaea amazonum Mart. & Zucc. (Nymphaeaceae). Brittonia. 32, 505-507.

Alves GM, Velho LFM, de Morais Costa D and Lansac-Tôha FbAo Size structure of testate amoebae (Arcellinida and Euglyphida) in different habitats from a lake in the upper ParanÁ River floodplain. European Journal of Protistology 48, 169-177.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0932473911000794

Alves GM, Velho LFM, Simões NR and Lansac-Tôha FbAo Biodiversity of testate amoebae (Arcellinida and Euglyphida) in different habitats of a lake in the Upper ParanÁ River floodplain. European Journal of Protistology 46, 310-318.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0932473910000489

Dibble ED and Pelicice FM Influence of aquatic plant-specific habitat on an assemblage of small neotropical floodplain fishes. Ecology of freshwater fish. 19, 381-389.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1600-0633.2010.00420.x

Dkhar J, Kumaria S, Rao SR and Tandon P Molecular phylogenetics and taxonomic reassessment of four Indian representatives of the genus Nymphaea. Aquatic Botany 93, 135-139.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0304377010000458

Endress PK The evolution of floral biology in basal angiosperms. Phil Trans R Soc B 365, 411-421.  http://rstb.royalsocietypublishing.org/cgi/content/abstract/365/1539/411

Monção FS, dos Santos AM and Bini LM Aquatic macrophyte traits and habitat utilization in the Upper ParanÁ River floodplain, Brazil. Aquatic Botany 102, 50-55.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0304377012000824

Sousa WTZ, Thomaz SM and Murphy KJ Drivers of aquatic macrophyte community structure in a Neotropical riverine lake. Acta Oecologica 37, 462-475.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1146609X11001007

 


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