Eriocaulon seticuspe Ohwi (1954:3)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Eriocaulon echinulatum var. seticuspe (Ohwi) Ohwi in J. Jap. Bot. 33: 211 (1958)


Now considered a synonym of E. echinulatum (POWO, 2024).


Conservation Status

Invalid (synonym of E. echinulatum) (POWO, 2024)

Last record: 5 October 1952 or later



a wetland in Kawanami-town, Miyazaki Prefecture, Kyushu, Japan


Biology & Ecology










Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.

POWO. (2024). Eriocaulon echinulatum Mart. Plants of the World Online (online resource). Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, United Kingdom. Available at: [Accessed 1 April 2024]

Walter, Kerry S. and Gillett, Harriet J. (eds.). (1998). 1997 IUCN Red List of Threatened Plants. Compiled by the World Conservation Monitoring Centre. Gland, Switzerland & Cambridge, UK: IUCN – The World Conservation Union. lxiv + 862 pp.

Zhang, Z. (1999). Monographie der gattung Eriocaulon in Ostasien. Dissertationes Botanicae 313: 1-289. [Red List of Threatened Plants of Japan]


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