Eriocaulon heterolepis Steudel

 
  • Family : ERIOCAULACEAE
    (PIPEWORT FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Eriocaulaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Eriocaulon heterolepis Steud.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Paddy fields and marshy areas in plains
  • Flower, Fruit : July-November
  • Collection Nos : HFP 1311, CJS 12300
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Dakshina Kannada district, Hassan district, Kolar district, Raichur district
    • Kerala : Kasaragod district, Kannur district, Wayanad district, Kozhikode district, Malappuram district, Alappuzha district, Pathanamthitta district
  • Native : India
  • Endemism : Southwest India
  • World Distribution : India
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Literature : Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 - Flora of Hassan district, Karnataka; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Flora of Coorg district, Karnataka state; N.P.Singh, 1988- Flora of Eastern Karnataka; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Eriocaulon heterolepis. Downloaded on 6 December 2019.

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