Monographs Details: Syngonanthus caulescens (Poir.) Ruhland
Authority: Maguire, Bassett, et al. 1953. The Botany of the Guayana Highland. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 8 (2): 87-160.
Family:Eriocaulaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Moist sandy banks over rocks at Danta Falls, 460 feet alt., Cerro Sipapo (Paraque), Maguire & Politi 21342a; frequent in moist sandy banks among rocks, Danta Falls, Rio Cuao, Rio Orinoco, Maguire & Politi 21343a; infrequent along sandy stream banks under Mauritia, 18 km. south of Santa Barbara, Monagas, Maguire, Kunhardt & Politi 21299. The species is widely distributed in the New World, from Mexico (Veracruz) through Costa Rica, Colombia (Cundinamarca, Meta, Santander del Norte, and Vaupes), Venezuela (Amazonas, Anzoategui, Bolivar, Carabobo, and Monagas), British Guiana, Surinam, and French Guiana to Peru (San Martin), Brazil (Amapa, Amazonas, Bahia, Goyaz, Mattogrosso, Minas Geraes, Parana, Pernambuco, Piauhy, Rio de Janeiro, Rio Grande do Sul, and Sao Paulo), Bolivia (Santa Cruz), Paraguay, and Argentina (Corrientes and Misiones).

Distribution:Venezuela South America| Costa Rica South America| Colombia South America| Mexico North America| Guyana South America| Suriname South America| French Guiana South America| Bolivia South America| Paraguay South America| Argentina South America|