Eriocaulon cheemenianum P. Biju, K S. Prasad, Jomy & R Ansari

    (Pipewort Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : ERIOCAULON FAMILY
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : ERIOCAULACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Not found in Plant list
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Lateritic hills
  • Comments / notes : Among grasses in wet areas of the lateritic hill rocks at an altitude of 40–100m
  • Key identification features : Flower head is star-shaped, up to 2 mm across; In female flowers, odd petal is characteristically larger and protruding
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Kannur district, Kasaragod district
  • Native : India
  • Endemism : Kerala
  • World Distribution : India
  • Literature : P. Biju, K. S. Prasad, P. Ajith Kumar, Jomy Augustine, K. Raveendran & R. Ansari (2012). Internationa Journal of Plant, Animal and Environmental Sciences 2(4): 176-179
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. cheemenianum. Downloaded on 18 January 2022.


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