African Plant Database


Eriocaulon matopense Rendle
Family : ERIOCAULACEAE
Protologue : J. Linn. Soc. Bot. 37: 475 (1906)
Information on the genus : Eriocaulon
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Eriocaulon dehniae H. E. Hess
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb with a short rootstock; leaves many, in a basal tuft, erect, linear
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Ecology : Marshy ground; shallow water of streams; 1300-2000 m alt.
  “Endemic to the central watershed of Zimbabwe”.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2010). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 13: 57
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 41898
 
Record n°41898
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