Eriocaulon belgaumensis Shimpale & S.R.Yadav

    (Pipewort Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : ERIOCAULON FAMILY
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : ERIOCAULACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Eriocaulon belgaumensis Shimpale & S.R.Yadav
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments / notes : Discovered from Karnataka: Kankumbi Plateau (Belgaum Distr.), alt. 2630 ft by Shimpale & Yadav, 2014. Generally found growing on accumulated soils on lateritic plateaus and in grasslands.
  • Native : India
  • Endemism : Western Ghats
  • Conservation Status : Data Deficient (DD)
  • Literature : Shimpale, V. B. and Yadav, S. R., Eriocaulon belgaumensis – a new species of Eriocaulaceae from the Western Ghats of India. Kew Bull., 2010, 65, 337-339.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. belgaumensis. Downloaded on 13 July 2020.


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