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Melastomataceae

Wikipedia Abstract

The family Melastomataceae (alternatively Melastomaceae) is a taxon of dicotyledonous flowering plants found mostly in the tropics (two thirds of the genera are from the New World tropics) comprising some 200 genera and 4500 species. Melastomes are annual or perennial herbs, shrubs, or small trees.
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Genus

Acanthella (2)
Acinodendron (3)
Aciotis (13)   (1)
Acisanthera (acisanthera) (7)
Adelobotrys (31)   (1)
Allomaieta (4)
Allomorphia (6)
Alloneuron (4)
Amphiblemma (13)   (1)
Anaectocalyx (3)
Anerincleistus (32)
Antherotoma (9)
Appendicularia (1)
Arthrostemma (arthrostemma) (3)
Aschistanthera (1)
Astrocalyx (1)
Astronia (60)
Astronidium (68)   (6)
Axinaea (31)   (2)
Axinandra (2)
Barthea (1)
Beccarianthus (9)
Behuria (15)
Bellucia (22)
Bertolonia (17)
Bisglaziovia (1)
Blakea (110)   (9)
Blastus (11)
Boyania (2)
Brachyotum (54)   (3)
Bredia (14)
Brittenia (1)
Bucquetia (3)
Calvoa (19)
Calycogonium (angleflowers) (40)
Cambessedesia (23)
Castratella (2)
Catanthera (17)
Catocoryne (1)
Centradenia (4)
Centradeniastrum (2)
Centronia (14)
Chaetolepis (11)
Chaetostoma (11)
Chalybea (2)
Charianthus (6)
Cincinnobotrys (6)
Clidemia (clidemia) (216)   (4)   (1)
Comolia (12)
Comoliopsis (1)
Conostegia (snailwood) (43)   (2)
Creochiton (2)
Cyanandrium (1)
Cyphotheca (1)
Dactylocladus (1)
Desmoscelis (2)
Dicellandra (3)
Dichaetanthera (3)
Diplarpea (1)
Diplectria (1)
Dissochaeta (26)
Dissotis (dissotis) (30)
Dolichoura (2)
Driessenia (7)
Enaulophyton (1)
Eriocnema (1)
Ernestia (15)
Feliciadamia (1)
Fordiophyton (9)
Graffenrieda (graffenrieda) (61)   (1)
Gravesia (3)
Henriettea (camasey) (69)   (2)
Heterocentron (heterocentron) (15)
Heterotis (20)
Huberia (16)
Huilaea (8)   (5)
Icaria (1)
Itatiaia (1)
Kerriothyrsus (1)
Killipia (5)
Kirkbridea (2)
Lavoisiera (44)
Leandra (leandra) (250)
Lijndenia (11)   (2)
Lithobium (1)
Loricalepis (1)
Macairea (18)
Macrocentrum (23)
Macrolenes (10)
Maguireanthus (1)
Maieta (3)
Mallophyton (1)
Marcetia (27)
Mecranium (mecranium) (24)
Medinilla (medinilla) (180)
Melastoma (melastoma) (40)   (1)
Melastomastrum (8)
Memecylon (316)   (14)
Meriania (99)   (10)
Merianthera (3)
Miconia (johnnyberry) (1,059)   (41)   (1)
Microlepis (3)
Microlicia (134)
Monochaetum (35)
Monolena (14)
Mouriri (mouriri) (88)   (1)
Moutabea (2)
Neblinanthera (1)
Necramium (1)
Neodriessenia (6)
Nepsera (nepsera) (1)
Nerophila (1)
Ochthephilus (1)
Ochthocharis (7)
Opisthocentra (1)
Osbeckia (31)
Ossaea (102)   (2)
Otanthera (1)
Oxyspora (oxyspora) (24)
Pachyanthus (19)
Pachycentria (8)
Pachyloma (4)
Phainantha (5)
Phyllagathis (60)
Physeterostemon (3)
Pilocosta (5)
Plagiopetalum (1)
Pleiochiton (10)
Plethiandra (8)
Poikilogyne (14)
Poilannammia (4)
Poteranthera (1)
Preussiella (2)
Pseudodissochaeta (3)
Pseudosbeckia (1)
Pternandra (15)
Pterogastra (2)
Pterolepis (meadowbeauty) (14)
Rhexia (meadowbeauty) (11)
Rhynchanthera (7)
Rousseauxia (14)
Sagraea (hogwood) (20)
Salpinga (12)
Sandemania (1)
Sarcopyramis (2)
Schwackaea (1)
Scorpiothyrsus (3)
Siphanthera (8)
Sonerila (56)
Spathandra (1)
Sporoxeia (7)
Stenodon (2)
Stussenia (1)
Styrophyton (1)
Svitramia (6)
Tateanthus (1)
Tessmannianthus (6)   (3)
Tetrazygia (clover ash) (31)   (1)
Tibouchina (glorytree) (293)   (1)   (1)
Tibouchinopsis (2)
Tigridiopalma (1)
Tococa (50)
Topobea (70)   (6)
Trembleya (trembleya) (13)
Triolena (19)   (2)
Tristemma (2)
Tryssophyton (1)
Vietsenia (4)
Votomita (10)
Warneckea (44)
Wurdastom (8)

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