melastomaceous

melastomaceous

(ˌmɛləstəʊˈmeɪʃəs)
adj
(Botany) belonging to the family Melastomataceae (also known as Melastomaceae)
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1976), two Venezuelan forest trees (presumably melastomaceous; Arroyo,
discovery of apomixis in the melastomaceous Memecylon in the Malayan
Indian melastomaceous Sonerila wallichii (Tisserat et al., 1979).
for nine shrubby melastomaceous species in the Cerrado savanna (Saraiva
melastomaceous arboreal genera, Clidemia and Miconia (Melo, 1995) and
Goldenberg and Shepherd's (1998) study of eleven melastomaceous
cleistogams in the Brazilian melastomaceous Purpurella cleistoflora