African Plant Database

Melastoma decumbens P. Beauv.
Protologue : Fl. Oware 1: 69. t. 41 (1804) 
Information on the genus : Melastoma
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Heterotis decumbens (P. Beauv.) Jacq.-Fél.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Dissotis decumbens (P. Beauv.) Triana (1871)
 Heterotis decumbens (P. Beauv.) Jacq.-Fél. (1981)
 Osbeckia decumbens (P. Beauv.) DC. (1828)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Dissotis decumbens var. minor Cogn.
=Dissotis modesta Stapf (1906)
=Heterotis laevis Benth. (1849)
=Dissotis laevis (Benth.) Hook. f. (1871)
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°19309
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