African Plant Database


Eriocaulon submersum Welw. ex Rendle
Family : ERIOCAULACEAE
Protologue : Cat. Afr. Pl. 2: 100 (1899) 
Information on the genus : Eriocaulon
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Completely submerged glabrous annual herb 20-35 cm tall, with numerous densely rosulate, linear-filiform, long-pointed leaves,
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Ecology : Here and there by a large pond near river banks; somewhat rare in gently flowing rather deep streams; muddy bottom of slowly flowing stream.
  Producing both flowers and fruits beneath the water surface.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 41945
 
Record n°41945
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