Melastomataceae (Melastoma Family)

Melastomataceae is commonly known as the Melastoma Family. The Melastomataceae is a family from Myrtales Order, splits from Magnoliopsida Class. It is a family among about 406 families in Magnoliophyta or Flowering Plants Division. The family consists of 153 genera and about 3,000 species.

Genera in Melastomataceae:
  • Acanthella
  • Charianthus
  • Macrocentrum
  • Preussiella
  • Acinodendron
  • Cincinnobotrys
  • Maieta
  • Pternandra
  • Aciotis
  • Clidemia
  • Mallophyton
  • Pterogastra
  • Acisanthera
  • Comolia
  • Marcetia
  • Pterolepis
  • Adamea
  • Comoliopsis
  • Mecranium
  • Pyramia
  • Adelobotrys
  • Conostegia
  • Medinilla
  • Rhynchanthera
  • Allomaieta
  • Cremanium
  • Meisneria
  • Rousseauxia
  • Allomorphia
  • Cyphotheca
  • Melastoma
  • Sagraea
  • Alloneuron
  • Desmoscelis
  • Melastomastrum
  • Salpinga
  • Amphiblemma
  • Dicellandra
  • Memecylon
  • Sandemania
  • Amphorocalyx
  • Dichaetanthera
  • Meriania
  • Sarcopyramis
  • Anaectocalyx
  • Dinophora
  • Merianthera
  • Schwackaea
  • Antherotoma
  • Dionycha
  • Miconia
  • Scorpiothyrsus
  • Appendicularia
  • Diplarpea
  • Microlepis
  • Siphanthera
  • Arthrostema
  • Diplectria
  • Microlicia
  • Sonerila
  • Arthrostemma
  • Diplochita
  • Monochaetum
  • Spathandra
  • Astronia
  • Dissochaeta
  • Monolena
  • Sporoxeia
  • Axinaea
  • Dissotis
  • Mouriri
  • Stanmarkia
  • Barthea
  • Ernestia
  • Myriaspora
  • Staphidiastrum
  • Behuria
  • Florbella
  • Naudinia
  • Staphidium
  • Bellucia
  • Fordiophyton
  • Neblinanthera
  • Stussenia
  • Bertolonia
  • Graffenrieda
  • Necramium
  • Styrophyton
  • Blakea
  • Gravesia
  • Nepsera
  • Tateanthus
  • Blastus
  • Guyonia
  • Ochthocharis
  • Tessmannianthus
  • Brachyotum
  • Heeria
  • Opisthocentra
  • Tetrazygia
  • Bredia
  • Henriettea
  • Osbeckia
  • Tetrazygiopsis
  • Bucquetia
  • Henriettella
  • Ossaea
  • Tibouchina
  • Calophysa
  • Heterocentron
  • Oxyspora
  • Tigridiopalma
  • Calvoa
  • Heteronoma
  • Pachyanthus
  • Tococa
  • Calycogonium
  • Heterotis
  • Pachyloma
  • Topobea
  • Cambessedesia
  • Huberia
  • Pentossaea
  • Trembleya
  • Castratella
  • Huilaea
  • Phaeoneuron
  • Triolena
  • Catanthera
  • Icaria
  • Phainantha
  • Tristemma
  • Catocoryne
  • Killipia
  • Phyllagathis
  • Votomita
  • Centradenia
  • Lavoisiera
  • Pilocosta
  • Warneckea
  • Centradeniastrum
  • Leandra
  • Plagiopetalum
  • Wurdastom
  • Centronia
  • Lijndenia
  • Pleiochiton
  • Chaetolepis
  • Loreya
  • Pleroma

  • Chaetostoma
  • Macairea
  • Poteranthera


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Melastoma malabathricum