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M Melastoma sanguineum Sims is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Melastoma (family Melastomataceae).

The record derives from Tropicos (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 20305182) with original publication details: Bot. Mag. 48: , pl. 2241 1821.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Melastoma decemfidum Roxb. Synonym M TRO
Melastoma dendrisetosum C. Chen Synonym M TRO
Melastoma sanguineum var. sanguineum Synonym L TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-20305182.

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