African Plant Database


Eleocharis caduca (Delile) Schult.
Family : CYPERACEAE
Protologue : Mant. 2 (Schultes) 88 (1824)
Information on the genus : Eleocharis
Basionym : Scirpus caducus Delile
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Scirpus caducus Delile
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Eleocharis intricata Kük. (1914)
=Eleocharis intricata var. peteri W. Schultze-Motel
=Eleocharis madagascariensis Cherm. (1928)
=Eleocharis tibestica Quézel (1957)
=Eleocharis ovata auct. non (Roth) Roemer & Schultes
=Eleocharis ovata var. gaetula Maire
=Eleocharis caduca var. gracilescens A. Terracc.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Herb, Helophyte, Cyperoid- Ht 0.05 - 0.15 m. Alt: 1 - 1000 m. Distribution: BOT, EC, KN, MP, NW
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Africa. Europe,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Sedges & Rushes E. Afr. : (1983).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • OZENDA, P. (1983). Flore et végétation du Sahara. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.
  • HAINES, R. W. & K. A. LYE (1983). The sedges and rushes of East africa
  • GREUTER, W., KOUMPLI-SOVANTZI, L. & A. YANNITSAROS (2002). Eleocharis caduca (Cyperaceae): a redeemed species of Tropical African origin dicovered in Crete (Greece). Bot. Chron. 15: 17-30
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 365 (2005).

Bibliography other :
  • Peyre de Fabrègues B. & J. P. Lebrun (1976). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Niger. Maison Alfort
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 36600
 
Record n°36600
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