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Melastoma malabathricum  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 503737

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): Malabar melastome [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae   
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderRosanae   
                         OrderMyrtales   
                            FamilyMelastomataceae  – melastomas  
                               GenusMelastoma L.  
                                  SpeciesMelastoma malabathricum L. – Malabar melastome  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Variety Melastoma malabathricum var. mariannum (Naudin) Fosberg & Sachet  
       

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  Source: eFloras: Flora of China, 2011, database (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: eFloras, Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA. Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org   
  Reference for: Melastoma malabathricum   
       
  Source: Melastomataceae+Lythraceae+Combretaceae of North America Update, database (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)   
  Reference for: Melastoma malabathricum   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Melastoma malabathricum   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Melastoma malabathricum   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Endress, Bryan A.  
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title: The importance of endeic species to forest succession in plants   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Micronesica, vol. 34, no. 2   
  Page(s): 141-153   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0026-279X   
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  Reference for: Melastoma malabathricum   
       

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