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ID: 300375573
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300375573

 

Record Type: concept
Nymphaea lotus (species) (Nymphaea (genus), Nymphaeaceae (family), ... Living Organisms (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Species of waterlily found in East Africa and Southeast Asia, having lily pads that float on the water and white blossoms that rise above the water. The ancient Egyptians cultivated the plant in ponds. It was a symbol of strength and power, used in funerary garlands, temple offerings, and for female adornment. It is a popular aquarium plant.
 
Terms:
Nymphaea lotus (species) (preferred,C,U,S,English-P,D,U,N)
Nymphaea lotus (soort) (Dutch-P,D,U,U)
Nymphaea lotus (species) (Latin-P,D,U,N)
white Egyptian lotus (species) (C,U,C,English,AD,U,N)
Egyptian lotus (species) (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
Egyptian white water-lily (species) (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
white lotus (species) (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
tiger lotus (species) (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
齒葉夜睡蓮 (種) (C,U,Chinese (traditional)-P,D,U,U)
白睡蓮 (C,U,Chinese (traditional),UF,U,U)
埃及白睡蓮 ( ) (C,U,Chinese (traditional),UF,U,U)
白花睡蓮 (C,U,Chinese (traditional),UF,U,U)
chǐ yè yè shuì lián (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Hanyu Pinyin)-P,UF,U,U)
chi ye ye shui lian (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Pinyin without tones)-P,UF,U,U)
ch'ih yeh yeh shui lien (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Wade-Giles)-P,UF,U,U)
Nymphaea viridis (species) (C,U,Latin,UF,U,N)  ............ a misnomer for this species

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  H.HL

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Agents Facet
Agents Facet
Hierarchy of Living Organisms (hierarchy name)
.... Living Organisms (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of living organisms (entities)
........ living organisms (entities) (G)
Hierarchy of Eukaryota (domain)
............ Eukaryota (domain) (G)
Hierarchy of Plantae (kingdom)
................ Plantae (kingdom) (G)
Hierarchy of Angiospermae (division)
.................... Angiospermae (division) (G)
Hierarchy of Magnoliopsida (class)
........................ Magnoliopsida (class) (G)
Hierarchy of Nymphaeales (order)
............................ Nymphaeales (order) (G)
Hierarchy of Nymphaeaceae (family)
................................ Nymphaeaceae (family) (G)
Hierarchy of Nymphaea (genus)
.................................... Nymphaea (genus) (G)
Hierarchy of Nymphaea lotus (species)
........................................ Nymphaea lotus (species) (G)

Additional Notes:
Chinese (traditional) ..... 分布於東非與東南亞的一種睡蓮,具有漂浮於水面的大片浮葉,以及浮於水面上的白色花朵,古埃及人在池塘中培植這種植物,也是現代常見的水族箱植物;在過去是權勢與力量的象徵,用於製作葬禮花環、供奉於寺廟中,或由女性佩掛做為裝飾。白睡蓮也是常見的水族槽植物。 
Dutch ..... Waterlelie die voorkomt in Oost-Afrika en Zuidoost-Azië met plompenbladeren die op het water drijven en witte bloesems die boven het water uitsteken. De oude Egyptenaren kweekten deze soort in vijvers. De planten waren een symbool van macht en kracht. Men gebruikte ze in rouwkransen, offerandes en versieringen voor vrouwen. Tegenwoordig is het een populaire aquariumplant. 

Related concepts:
source for ....  lotus (motif)
..................  (plant-derived motifs, motifs, ... Design Elements (hierarchy name)) [300165258]

Sources and Contributors:
齒葉夜睡蓮 (種)............  [AS-Academia Sinica Preferred]
....................  經濟部智慧財產局-本國專利技術名詞中英對照查詢資料庫 July 2, 2015
白睡蓮............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
...........  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
埃及白睡蓮 ( )............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
....................  國家教育研究院-雙語詞彙、學術名詞暨辭書資訊網 July 16, 2020
白花睡蓮............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
...........  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
ch'ih yeh yeh shui lien............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
.........................................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
chi ye ye shui lian............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
...................................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
chǐ yè yè shuì lián............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
...................................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
Egyptian lotus (species)............  [VP]
.........................................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-)
Egyptian white water-lily (species)............  [VP]
...........................................................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-)
Nymphaea lotus (species)............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred, VP Preferred]
.........................................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
.........................................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-)
.........................................  ITIS: Integrated Taxonomic Information System online (2005-)
.........................................  NCBI Taxonomy Browser (2008-)
.........................................  USDA Classification online (2008-)
Nymphaea viridis (species)............  [VP]
...............................................  ITIS: Integrated Taxonomic Information System online (2005-)
tiger lotus (species)............  [VP]
......................................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-)
white Egyptian lotus (species)............  [VP]
.....................................................  USDA Classification online (2008-)
white lotus (species)............  [VP]
......................................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-)
 
Subject: .....  [AS-Academia Sinica, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-)
Chinese (traditional) .......... [AS-Academia Sinica]
.......... AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)

 

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