African Plant Database


Melastoma cymosum Schrad. & J. C. Wendl.
Family : MELASTOMATACEAE
Protologue : Sert. Hannov. 1: 18 (1796); Syst. Veg. (ed. 16) [Sprengel] 2: 299 (1825) 
Information on the genus : Melastoma
 
 
Status
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Amphiblemma cymosum (Schrad. & J. C. Wendl.) Naudin
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Amphiblemma cymosum (Schrad. & J. C. Wendl.) Naudin (1851)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Calvoa superba A. Chev. (1920)
=Melastoma corymbosa Sims
=Melastoma leonensis Lodd. ex Steud.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Adansonia, sér. 2 13: 429-459 (1973).
 
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see under The International Plant Name Index
 
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Record n°19304 modified 2008-06-13
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