African Plant Database

Eriocaulon zambesiense Ruhland
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 27: 75 (1900) 
Information on the genus : Eriocaulon
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb from a short rhizome; leaves rosulate, linear, subacute
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Ecology : Marshy grassland; wet mud of streamsides; c. 1800 m alt.
  Poorly known species. Plants from Burundi differ slightly from those from Malawi-Mozambique.
  Expected in S Tanzania at c. 2000 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2010). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 13: 58
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Record n°41961 modified 2007-04-02
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