African Plant Database


Eriocaulon bongense Engl. & Ruhland ex Ruhland
Family : ERIOCAULACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 27: 75 (1899) 
Information on the genus : Eriocaulon
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Probably annual rather robust rosulate herb; leaves ensiform
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Ecology : Marshy grassland; wet flushes; rice fields; temporary pools on lateritic pans; swamps on sandstone; inselberg; in brook on granite: 250-1700 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2010). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 13: 54
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
 
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Map
carte afrique num 41845
 
Record n°41845
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