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Eriocaulon ramocaulon Kimpouni
Family : ERIOCAULACEAE
Information on the genus : Eriocaulon
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Eriocaulon malaissei f. viviparum Moldenke
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Submerged aquatic perennial herb from an elongate rhizome clothed in roots and old leaves; leaves numerous, linear-subulate to filiform
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Ecology : Rocky beds of swift-flowing streams; pools; flooded savannas; 1400-1700 m alt. (leaves submerged forming dense mats, capitulum emergent above the water surface).

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2010). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 13: 39
 
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
 
Map
carte afrique num 41922
 
Record n°41922
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