⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-20305176, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Melastoma malabathricum L..
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 20305176) with original publication details: Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 8(160-162): 61 61 1910.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:570795-1.