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This species is accepted, and its native range is Indian Subcontinent to Indo-China and S. Central & S. Japan, Sulawesi, New Guinea.

Native to:

Assam, Bangladesh, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, India, Japan, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, New Guinea, Pakistan, Sulawesi, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, West Himalaya

Eriocaulon nepalense J.D.Prescott ex Bong. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Bruce, H. [6071], Bangladesh K000098620 holotype
Duthie, J.F. [4473], India K000098635 Unknown type material
Duthie, J.F. [3454], India K000098704 Unknown type material

First published in Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. St.-Pétersbourg, Sér. 6, Sci. Math. 1: 610 (1831)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.
  • Iwatsuki, K., Boufford, D.E. & Ohba, H. (2016). Flora of Japan IVb: 1-335. Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo.
  • Kumar, S. (2012). Herbaceous flora of Jaunsar-Bawar (Uttarkhand), India: enumerations Phytotaxonomy 12: 33-56.
  • Santisuk, T. & Balslev, H. (eds.) (2017). Flora of Thailand 13(3): 429-556. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
  • Zhang, Z. (1999). Monographie der gattung Eriocaulon in Ostasien Dissertationes Botanicae 313: 1-289.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0