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Tristemma coronatum auct.
Family : MELASTOMATACEAE
Protologue : Niger Fl. 354 (1849) 
Information on the genus : Tristemma
 
 
Status
Statuts nomenclatural : missapplied name
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Tristemma hirtum P. Beauv. (J.H.P.B.Ferreira, Garcia de Orta, non Benth.)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Tristemma hirtum P. Beauv. (1804)
=Tristemma dusenii Gilg (1898)
=Tristemma hirtum Vent. ex DC. (1804)
=Melastoma sessilis Schumach. & Thonn.
=Tristemma mauritianum J. F. Gmel. var. mauritianum
=Tristemma mauritianum J. F. Gmel. (1791)
=Tristemma mauritianum Pers.
=Osbeckia virusana (Juss.) Baill.
=Tristemma virusanum Juss. (1789)
=Melastoma virusanum (Juss.) D. Don (1823)
=Tristemma acuminatum A. Fern. & R. Fern. (1956)
=Tristemma grandiflorum (Cogn.) Gilg
=Tristemma schumacheri var. grandifolium Cogn.
=Tristemma incompletum var. grandifolium (Cogn.) Hiern
=Tristemma grandifolium (Cogn.) Gilg (1898)
=Tristemma incompletum R. Br.
=Tristemma angolense Gilg (1898)
=Tristemma fruticulosum Gilg
=*Tristemma schumacheri auct. p.p.
=Tristemma grandifolium var. congolanum De Wild.
=Tristemma kassnerianum Kraenzl. (1931)
=Tristemma quadriannulatum De Wild. (1915)
=Tristemma virusamum Juss.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Radicant, ascending, slightly ramose shrub, to 0,4(-0,75) m high; branches sub-4-angled at first, becoming rounded.
Ecology : Rain-forest; exposed places along roads and tracks, edge of clearing on shallow, humid soils; also in shade; 500-525 m alt.
 
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see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
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Record n°19226
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