African Plant Database

Eriocaulon meiklei Moldenke
Protologue : Phytologia 3: 164 (1949)
Information on the genus : Eriocaulon
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Acaulescent annual herb; leaves basal, rosulate
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Ecology : Swamp on bowal; sands temporarily flooded or moist; marshy places in savanna. Eriocauletum meiklei-cinerei association: short and shallow (to 10 cm) inundated sands, poor in organic matter and nutrients. Pioneer community in rice fields

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména
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