Pterolepis trichotoma

Pterolepis trichotoma

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Myrtales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids II
Ordo: Myrtales

Familia: Melastomataceae
Subfamilia: Melastomatoideae
Tribus: Melastomateae
Genus: Pterolepis
Species: Pterolepis trichotoma

Name edit

Pterolepis trichotoma (Rottb.) Cogn., 1885

Synonyms edit

  • Homotypic
    • Rhexia trichotoma Rottb. in Descr. Rar. Pl. Surin.: 9 (1776)
  • Heterotypic
    • Arthrostemma exiguum Naudin in Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 3, 13: 359 (1850)
    • Arthrostemma goudotianum Naudin in Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 3, 13: 359 (1850)
    • Arthrostemma ladanoides (Rich.) DC. in Prodr. 3: 136 (1828)
    • Arthrostemma pumilum (Bonpl.) Naudin in Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 3, 13: 181, 358 (1850)
    • Arthrostemma pusillum (Miq.) Naudin in Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 3, 13: 361 (1850)
    • Osbeckia pumila (Bonpl.) DC. in Prodr. 3: 141 (1828)
    • Pterolepis egleri Brade & Markgr. in Willdenowia 2: 772 (1961)
    • Pterolepis exigua Triana in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 28: 39 (1871 publ. 1872)
    • Pterolepis goudotiana Triana in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 28: 39 (1871 publ. 1872)
    • Pterolepis hispida (Rich.) Gleason in Publ. Carnegie Inst. Wash. 522: 333 (1940)
    • Pterolepis ladanoides (Rich.) Triana in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 28: 39 (1871 publ. 1872)
    • Pterolepis lanceolata Cogn. in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 14(3): 263 (1885)
    • Pterolepis pohliana onpl.) Crueg. in Linnaea 20: 102 (1847)
    • Pterolepis pumila var. procera Cogn. in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 14(3): 264 (1885)
    • Pterolepis pumila var. ramosa Cogn. in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 14(3): 264 (1885)
    • Pterolepis pumila var. robusta Cogn. in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 14(3): 264 (1885)
    • Pterolepis pusilla Miq. in Linnaea 18: 619 (1845)
    • Rhexia hispida Rich. in Actes Soc. Hist. Nat. Paris 1: 108 (1792)
    • Rhexia ladanoides Rich. in F.W.H.A.von Humboldt & A.J.A.Bonpland, Monogr. Melast. 2(Rhex.): 72 (1813)
    • Rhexia pumila Bonpl. in F.W.H.A.von Humboldt & A.J.A.Bonpland, Monogr. Melast. 2(Rhex.): t. 35 (1813)
    • Rhexia strigosa Willd. ex Spreng. in Syst. Veg., ed. 16. 2: 309 (1825), not validly publ.

Distribution edit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Southern America
  • ^* Regional: Western South America
      • Bolivia, Ecuador, Peru
  • ^* Regional: Brazil
      • Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central
  • ^* Regional: Northern South America
      • Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela
  • ^* Regional: Central America
      • Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panamá
  • Continental: Northern America
  • ^* Regional: Mexico
      • Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

References edit

Primary references edit

  • Cogniaux, A. 1885. Melastomataceae tribus II. Tibouchineae. Index voluminis XIV. partis III. Cols. 205–510, tt. 49–108 in Martius, C.F.P. de (†) & Eichler, A.G. (eds.), Flora Brasiliensis. Enumeratio plantarum in Brasilia hactenus detectarum quas suis aliorumque botanicorum studiis descriptas et methodo naturali digestas partim icone illustratas, Vol. XIV. Pars III, Fasc. XCIV. Frid. Fleischer, Lipsiae [Leipzig]. BHL Reference page. : 14(3): 261

Additional references edit

  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

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Vernacular names edit

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