Australian New Crops Info 2016
Supported by the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation

Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Nymphaea pubescens

 

 

This species is usually known as:

Nymphaea pubescens

 

This species has also been known as:

Nymphaea lotus var. pubescens

 

Common names:

Hairy Water Lily, Pink Water-Lily

 

 

Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Nymphaea pubescens: 6]

 

 

Popularity of Nymphaea pubescens over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Nymphaea pubescens (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 pubescens 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: 31]

 

Diabetes mellitus (3), Insulin (3), Aldose reductase (2), Alloxan (2), Antioxidant (2), Atmospheric correction (2), Landsat (2), Oral hypoglycemic agents (2), Phytoconstituents (2), Sampling point (2), Secchi disk transparency (2), Streptozotocin (2), Suspended sediment (2), Water clarity (2), Herbal remedies (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]

 

medicinal (47.91), aquatic (18.62), sweetener (10.02), timber (2.94), fruit (2.34), poison (2.33), ornamental (1.80), starch (1.06), weed (1.03), cereal (0.75)…..

 

[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]

 

Borrell A, Tornero V, Bhattacharjee D and Aguilar A (2016) Trace element accumulation and trophic relationships in aquatic organisms of the Sundarbans mangrove ecosystem (Bangladesh). Science of The Total Environment 545–546, 414-423. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S004896971531202X

Cruz-Garcia GS, Struik PC and Johnson DE (2016) Wild harvest: distribution and diversity of wild food plants in rice ecosystems of Northeast Thailand. NJAS - Wageningen Journal of Life Sciences 78, 1-11. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1573521415300105

Dharmadasa RM, Akalanka GC, Muthukumarana PRM and Wijesekara RGS (2016) Ethnopharmacological survey on medicinal plants used in snakebite treatments in Western and Sabaragamuwa provinces in Sri Lanka. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 179, 110-127. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874115302944

Pandurangan M, Enkhtaivan G and Kim DH (2016) Homobrassinolide induced conformational changes in hexokinase: a possible mechanism for its antidiabetic potential. Journal of Molecular Recognition 29, 276-280. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jmr.2528

Sarma H and Prasad MNV (2016) Chapter 24 - Phytomanagement of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Heavy Metals-Contaminated Sites in Assam, North Eastern State of India, for Boosting Bioeconomy. In ‘Bioremediation and Bioeconomy’ (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 609-626. (Elsevier). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780128028308000241

Sharmin M, Banya PD, Paul L, Chowdhury FFK, Afrin S, Acharjee M, Rahman T and Noor R (2015) Study of microbial proliferation and the in vitro antibacterial traits of commonly available flowers in Dhaka Metropolis. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease 5, 91-97. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2222180814606344

Quamar MF and Chauhan MS (2014) Signals of Medieval Warm Period and Little Ice Age from southwestern Madhya Pradesh (India): A pollen-inferred Late-Holocene vegetation and climate change. Quaternary International 325, 74-82. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1040618213003947

Thongtha S, Teamkao P, Boonapatcharoen N, Tripetchkul S, Techkarnjararuk S and Thiravetyan P (2014) Phosphorus removal from domestic wastewater by Nelumbo nucifera Gaertn. and Cyperus alternifolius L. Journal of Environmental Management 137, 54-60. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0301479714000620

Debnath S, Ghosh S and Hazra B (2013) Inhibitory effect of Nymphaea pubescens Willd. flower extract on carrageenan-induced inflammation and CCl4-induced hepatotoxicity in rats. Food and Chemical Toxicology 59, 485-491. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0278691513004158

Debnath S, Ghosh S and Hazra B (2013) Inhibitory effect of Nymphaea pubescens Willd. flower extract on carrageenan-induced inflammation and CCl?-induced hepatotoxicity in rats. Food and chemical toxicology., 59. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fct.2013.06.036

Patel DK, Kumar R, Laloo D and Hemalatha S (2012) Diabetes mellitus: An overview on its pharmacological aspects and reported medicinal plants having antidiabetic activity. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2, 411-420. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169112600677

 

 

References 1901-2013 (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Nymphaea pubescens: 6; Any undated papers have been included at the end]

 

Patel DK, Kumar R, Laloo D and Hemalatha S (2012) Diabetes mellitus: An overview on its pharmacological aspects and reported medicinal plants having antidiabetic activity. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2, 411-420.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169112600677

Sriwongsitanon N, Surakit K and Thianpopirug S (2011) Influence of atmospheric correction and number of sampling points on the accuracy of water clarity assessment using remote sensing application. Journal of Hydrology 401, 203-220.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0022169411001387

La-ongsri W, Trisonthi C and Balslev H (2009) A synopsis of Thai Nymphaeaceae. Nordic Journal of Botany 27, 97-114.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1756-1051.2009.00295.x

Finlayson CM (2005) Plant Ecology of Australia’s Tropical Floodplain Wetlands: A Review. Ann. Bot. 96, 541-555.  http://aob.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/96/4/541

Cook CDK and Lüönd R (1982) A revision of the genus Nechamandra (Hydrocharitaceae). Aquatic Botany 13, 505-513.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0304377082900754

J.K M (1972) Plant wildlife and conservation in Shivpuri National Park, India. Biological Conservation 4, 214-219.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0006320772901723

Fatima A, Agrawal P and Singh PP Herbal option for diabetes: an overview. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease 2, Supplement 1, S536-S544.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2222180812602163

Patel DK, Kumar R, Laloo D and Hemalatha S Diabetes mellitus: An overview on its pharmacological aspects and reported medicinal plants having antidiabetic activity. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2, 411-420.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169112600677

Sriwongsitanon N, Surakit K and Thianpopirug S Influence of atmospheric correction and number of sampling points on the accuracy of water clarity assessment using remote sensing application. Journal of Hydrology 401, 203-220.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0022169411001387

 


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