The Parent order is - Myrtales
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Woody Family Melastomataceae

Data on a chosen woody family known under an order

Common Names - Melastoma FamilySynonyms -
Authority - Takht. ex. Airy ShawTotal Number of genera - 240
Gymnosperm or Angiosperm? - AngiospermTotal Number of species - 4500
Plant forms - Tree/Shrub
World Distribution - Madagascar
Comments - Sometimes spelled Melastomaceae. The number of woody genera is huge with even more woody species. A lot needs to be aded but may take a while just from such a volume to enter.



Woody Genera of Melastomataceae

Each link leads to more information on the chosen botanical families

1 - Acanthella.
2 - Aciotis.
3 - Adelobotrys.
4 - Allomorphia.
5 - Anplectrum.
6 - Astrocalyx.
7 - Astronia.
8 - Astronidium.
9 - Axinaea.
10 - Axinandra.
11 - Beccarianthus.
12 - Bellucia.
13 - Blakea.
14 - Blastus.
15 - Brachyotum.
16 - Bredia.
17 - Calycogonium.
18 - Calyptrella.
19 - Centronia.
20 - Cephalomedinilla.
21 - Charianthus.
22 - Clidemia.
23 - Conostegia.
24 - Dichaetanthera.
25 - Dionycha.
26 - Dissochaeta.
27 - Dissotis.
28 - Driessenia.
29 - Graffenrieda.
30 - Grammadenia.
31 - Heeria.
32 - Henriettea.
33 - Henriettella.
34 - Heterotrichum.
35 - Hypenanthe.
36 - Kibessia.
37 - Leandra.
38 - Loreya.
39 - Macairea.
40 - Macrolenes.
41 - Maieta.
42 - Marunia.
43 - Marwida.
44 - Mecranium.
45 - Medinilla.
46 - Melastoma.
47 - Memecylon.
48 - Meriania.
49 - Miconia.
50 - Monochaetum.
51 - Mouriri.
52 - Myriaspora.
53 - Neblinanthera.
54 - Neodissochaeta.
55 - Nepsera.
56 - Ochthocharis.
57 - Opisthocentra.
58 - Ossaea.
59 - Pachycentria.
60 - Pachyloma.
61 - Pternandra.
62 - Rhexia.
63 - Rhynchanthera.
64 - Sakersia.
65 - Tateanthus.
66 - Tetrazygia.
67 - Tibouchina.
68 - Tococa.
69 - Topobea.
70 - Warneckea.




End of Listing Woody Families of Melastomataceae