Kingdom: Plantae > Division: Tracheophyta > Class: Magnoliopsida > Order: Nymphaeales > Family: Nymphaeaceae > Genus: Nuphar > Species: Nuphar lutea

Nuphar lutea Sm.

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Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)

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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

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Least Concern


Not evaluated

IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

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Legal status

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Gelbe Teichrose German Korneck, D., M. Schnittler & I. Vollmer
Synonym Author
Nenuphar luteum (L., 1753) Link, 1822
Nuphar lutea subsp. lutea (L., 1753) Sm., 1809
Nuphar sericea Kittel, 1843
Nymphaea lutea L.
Nymphosanthus luteus (L.) Fernald

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Region From Until Justification Activity Impact
Lódzkie 2011-08-19 2012-12-31 several specimens Deliberate destruction in the wild none
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