African Plant Database

Melastoma capitata Vahl
Information on the genus : Melastoma
Statuts nomenclatural : included with the species
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Melastomastrum capitatum (Vahl) A. Fern. & R. Fern. var. capitatum
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Dissotis capitata (Vahl) Hook. f. (1871)
 Melastomastrum capitatum (Vahl) A. Fern. & R. Fern. var. capitatum (1954)
 Melastomastrum capitatum (Vahl) A. Fern. & R. Fern. (1954)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Tristemma erectum Guill. & Perr.
=Dissotis erecta (Guill. & Perr.) Dandy (1950)
=Heterotis vogelii Benth.
=Melastomastrum capitatum var. vogelii (Benth.) A. Fern. & R. Fern. (1954)
=Dicellandra barteri Hook. f. (1867)
=Dicellandra barteri Hook. f. var. barteri (1867)
=Melastomastrum capitatum var. barteri (Hook. f.) A. Fern. & R. Fern. (1954)
=Amphiblemma grandifolium A. Chev. (1920)
=Dicellandra scandens Gilg ex Engl.
=Dissotis hirsuta Hook. f. (1871)
=Dissotis radicans Hook. f. (1871)
=Dissotis petiolata Hook. f. (1871)
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Record n°19307
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