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Pterogastra minor


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: Pterogastra
Species: P. divaricata – P. minor


Pterogastra Naudin, Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot. sér. 3, 13: 32. (1850)

  • Type species: Pterogastra minor Naudin, Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot. sér. 3, 13: 33. (1850)


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Southern America
  • ^* Regional: Western South America
      • Bolivia, Ecuador, Peru
  • ^* Regional: Northern South America
      • Colombia, Guyana, Venezuela

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


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Additional references[edit]

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


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