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Melastomataceae

Calvoa pulcherrima

March 11, 2019 (, Updated )

Arbrisseau épiphyte de 50 cm. Pétales roses.

10.0° 54.0’ 43.0” N1.0° 0.0’ 53.0” E

P. Barberá – Ehoarn Bidault – Eric Akouangou – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi – Davy Ngueba Ikapi

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MelastomataceaeCalvoaCalvoa pulcherrimaSpecimen Calvoa pulcherrima

Calvoa hirsuta

March 8, 2019 (, Updated )

Epiphyte. Fleurs roses.

10.0° 24.0’ 10.0” N0.0° 50.0’ 51.0” E

P. Barberá – Ehoarn Bidault – Eric Akouangou – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi – Davy Ngueba Ikapi

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MelastomataceaeCalvoaCalvoa hirsutaSpecimen Calvoa hirsuta

Graffenrieda emarginata

March 7, 2019 (, Updated )

Tree 9 m all, with trunk 11.0 cm in diameter (DBH). Tree # 2.13 in plot. Leaves with light brown indument beneath. Immature fruits light brown.

78.0° 38.0’ 32.0” S4.0° 14.0’ 13.0” W

John L. Clark – David A. Neill – Efrén Merino – Ann Wilcox

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MelastomataceaeGraffenriedaGraffenrieda emarginataSpecimen Graffenrieda emarginata

Graffenrieda uribei

October 29, 2018 (, Updated )

Tree 8 m tall, with trunk about 8 cm DBH; not marked in plot because less than minimum diameter for census. Leaves with reddish-brown indument beneath. Branches of inflorescence with cinnamon-brown indument. Corolla white. Anthers yellow.

78.0° 38.0’ 21.0” S4.0° 14.0’ 30.0” W

David A. Neill

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MelastomataceaeGraffenriedaGraffenrieda uribeiSpecimen Graffenrieda uribei

Phainantha shuariorum

October 29, 2018 (, Updated )

Semi-woody vine, climbing tree trunks and attached by adventitious roots at nodes opposite leaves. Hypanthium pink. Corolla white. Anthers yellow. Fruit a dry capsule.

78.0° 38.0’ 25.0” S4.0° 15.0’ 2.0” W

David A. Neill

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MelastomataceaePhainanthaPhainantha shuariorumSpecimen Phainantha shuariorum

Miconia biglandulosa

June 9, 2018 (, Updated )

Tree 10 m tall, with trunk 20 cm in diameter. Leaves bullate. Corolla white, somewhat translucent. Anther connectives pale pink.

77.0° 53.0’ 7.0” S1.0° 14.0’ 26.0” W

David A. Neill

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MelastomataceaeMiconiaMiconia biglandulosaSpecimen Miconia biglandulosa

Amphiblemma ciliatum

April 3, 2018 (, Updated )

Herbacée de 60 cm de haut, feuilles ovales, à quelques longs trichomes sur le limbe, cordées à la base. Inflorescence terminale en cyme scorpioïde, fruits en capsules brunes verruqueuses.

11.0° 36.0’ 35.0” N3.0° 0.0’ 14.0” W

Ehoarn Bidault – Eric Akouangou – Raoul Niangadouma – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi – Wilfried Mbading Mbading – Vianet Mihindu

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MelastomataceaeAmphiblemmaAmphiblemma ciliatumSpecimen Amphiblemma ciliatum

Calvoa seretii

March 28, 2018 (, Updated )

Herbacée de 10-15 cm de haut. Petites feuilles lancéolées à rhomboïdes, crassulescentes, à quelques petites dents à la marge. Inflorescence terminale en racème scorpioïde, aux fruits pentagonaux, verts puis bruns.

12.0° 14.0’ 35.0” N2.0° 15.0’ 13.0” W

Ehoarn Bidault – Eric Akouangou – Raoul Niangadouma – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi – Wilfried Mbading Mbading – Vianet Mihindu

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MelastomataceaeCalvoaCalvoa seretiiSpecimen Calvoa seretii

Medinilla mannii

March 27, 2018 (, Updated )

Herbacée subligneuse épiphyte à bulbe, feuilles largement elliptiques, sessiles, cordées à la base. Inflorescences sur la tige, à 2-3 fleurs blanches, fruits sphériques, verts.

12.0° 14.0’ 25.0” N2.0° 14.0’ 56.0” W

Ehoarn Bidault – Eric Akouangou – Raoul Niangadouma – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi – Wilfried Mbading Mbading – Vianet Mihindu

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MelastomataceaeMedinillaMedinilla manniiSpecimen Medinilla mannii

Calvoa orientalis

March 25, 2018 (, Updated )

Herbacée de 40 cm de haut, petites feuilles ovales à elliptiques, marges denticulées. Inflorescences terminales et subterminales en cymes scorpioïdes, aux fruits au calice vert, lobes sommitaux brun rougeâtre.

12.0° 10.0’ 2.0” N2.0° 2.0’ 30.0” W

Ehoarn Bidault – Eric Akouangou – Raoul Niangadouma – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi – Wilfried Mbading Mbading – Vianet Mihindu

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MelastomataceaeCalvoaCalvoa orientalisSpecimen Calvoa orientalis

Amphiblemma heterophyllum

March 24, 2018 (, Updated )

Buisson de 50 cm de haut, entièrement couvert d'une pubescence étalée mauve, sauf sur le bois. Feuilles elliptiques-lancéolées, vert pâle à argentées dessous, nervation rouge. Inflorescence terminale, courtement ramifiée, fruits ovoïdes, calice aux lobes triangulaires.

12.0° 10.0’ 54.0” N2.0° 2.0’ 37.0” W

Ehoarn Bidault – Eric Akouangou – Raoul Niangadouma – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi – Wilfried Mbading Mbading – Vianet Mihindu

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MelastomataceaeAmphiblemmaAmphiblemma heterophyllumSpecimen Amphiblemma heterophyllum

Medinilla mirabilis

March 24, 2018 (, Updated )

Liane ligneuse de 15-20 m de haut, aux grandes feuilles coriaces étroitement elliptiques, à la nervation imprimée dessus, proéminente dessous, beige rosé lorsque jeune. Inflorescence à la base de la plante, au niveau du sol, aux nombreux fruits sphériques mauves.

12.0° 10.0’ 54.0” N2.0° 2.0’ 37.0” W

Ehoarn Bidault – Eric Akouangou – Raoul Niangadouma – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi – Wilfried Mbading Mbading – Vianet Mihindu

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MelastomataceaeMedinillaMedinilla mirabilisSpecimen Medinilla mirabilis

Calvoa hirsuta

March 23, 2018 (, Updated )

Herbacée terrestre ou épiphyte à la base des troncs, de 5 cm de haut. Plante entièrement couverte de trichomes épars étalés, mauves. Inflorescences terminales ou subterminales, en cymes scorpioïdes courtes, à 2-3 fruits.

12.0° 10.0’ 7.0” N2.0° 9.0’ 56.0” W

Ehoarn Bidault – Eric Akouangou – Raoul Niangadouma – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi – Wilfried Mbading Mbading – Vianet Mihindu

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MelastomataceaeCalvoaCalvoa hirsutaSpecimen Calvoa hirsuta

Dichaetanthera strigosa

March 20, 2018 (, Updated )

Arbuste de lisière, de 4 m de haut, feuilles elliptiques, à la pubescence rèche, vert sombre dessus, nervation rouge dessous. Inflorescence terminale, paniculée, fruits rouges, en capsules papillées, calice non lobé.

12.0° 13.0’ 55.0” N2.0° 16.0’ 42.0” W

Ehoarn Bidault – Eric Akouangou – Raoul Niangadouma – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi – Wilfried Mbading Mbading – Vianet Mihindu

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MelastomataceaeDichaetantheraDichaetanthera strigosaSpecimen Dichaetanthera strigosa

Calvoa seretii

March 18, 2018 (, Updated )

Herbacée épiphyte à la base des petits troncs, de 5-10 cm de haut. Petites feuilles lancéolées, crassulescentes, à quelques petites dents à la marge. Inflorescence terminale en racème scorpioïde, aux fruits pentagonaux, verts puis bruns.

12.0° 13.0’ 24.0” N2.0° 16.0’ 35.0” W

Ehoarn Bidault – Eric Akouangou – Raoul Niangadouma – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi – Wilfried Mbading Mbading – Vianet Mihindu

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MelastomataceaeCalvoaCalvoa seretiiSpecimen Calvoa seretii

Dissotis barteri

February 16, 2018 (, Updated )

Shrub 2-3 m high. Flowers pink. Stamens yellow and violet. Fruits pubescent. DNA. Photos.

7.0° 23.0’ 1.0” N1.0° 34.0’ 47.0” W

Tariq Stévart – Faustino de Oliveira

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MelastomataceaeDissotisDissotis barteriSpecimen Dissotis barteri

Calvoa monticola

February 14, 2018 (, Updated )

15 cm herb. Brown fruit. Not frequent. DNA.

12.0° 36.0’ 25.0” N0.0° 18.0’ 10.0” E

Nicolas Texier – Raoul Niangadouma – Eric Akouangou – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi – Dimitri Bikissa

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MelastomataceaeCalvoaCalvoa monticolaSpecimen Calvoa monticola

Tristemma mauritianum

February 14, 2018 (, Updated )

50 cm herb. Pink flowers. Red fruit. Not frequent. DNA.

12.0° 36.0’ 9.0” N0.0° 17.0’ 56.0” E

Nicolas Texier – Raoul Niangadouma – Eric Akouangou – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi – Dimitri Bikissa

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MelastomataceaeTristemmaTristemma mauritianumSpecimen Tristemma mauritianum

Memecylon laurentii

February 12, 2018 (, Updated )

2 m shrub. Purple flowers. Purple fruit when ripe. Flowers in alcohol. Not frequent. DNA.

12.0° 36.0’ 28.0” N0.0° 17.0’ 38.0” E

Nicolas Texier – Raoul Niangadouma – Eric Akouangou – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi – Dimitri Bikissa

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MelastomataceaeMemecylonMemecylon laurentiiSpecimen Memecylon laurentii

Dinophora spenneroides

February 9, 2018 (, Updated )

1.4 m herb. Pink flowers. Whitish fruit. Quit frequent. DNA.

12.0° 34.0’ 14.0” N0.0° 17.0’ 20.0” E

Nicolas Texier – Raoul Niangadouma – Eric Akouangou – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi – Dimitri Bikissa

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MelastomataceaeDinophoraDinophora spenneroidesSpecimen Dinophora spenneroides

Calvoa pulcherrima

February 9, 2018 (, Updated )

40 cm herb. Pink flowers. Green fruit. Not frequent. DNA.

12.0° 34.0’ 21.0” N0.0° 17.0’ 15.0” E

Nicolas Texier – Raoul Niangadouma – Eric Akouangou – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi – Dimitri Bikissa

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MelastomataceaeCalvoaCalvoa pulcherrimaSpecimen Calvoa pulcherrima

Memecylon laurentii

February 8, 2018 (, Updated )

3 m shrub. In buds. Not frequent. DNA.

12.0° 35.0’ 23.0” N0.0° 17.0’ 32.0” E

Nicolas Texier – Raoul Niangadouma – Eric Akouangou – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi – Dimitri Bikissa

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MelastomataceaeMemecylonMemecylon laurentiiSpecimen Memecylon laurentii

Calvoa pulcherrima

February 1, 2018 (, Updated )

70 cm shrub. Pink flowers. Red fruit. Flower in alcohol. Not frequent. DNA.

13.0° 12.0’ 10.0” N1.0° 4.0’ 51.0” E

Nicolas Texier – Dimitri Bikissa – Raoul Niangadouma – Eric Akouangou – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi

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MelastomataceaeCalvoaCalvoa pulcherrimaSpecimen Calvoa pulcherrima

Calvoa pulcherrima

January 25, 2018 (, Updated )

70 cm shrub. Purple flowers. Red turning brown fruit. Flowers in alcohol. Frequent. DNA.

13.0° 41.0’ 32.0” N0.0° 57.0’ 4.0” E

Nicolas Texier – Augustin Moungazi – Yves Azizet Issembé – Eric Akouangou – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi – Dimitri Bikissa

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MelastomataceaeCalvoaCalvoa pulcherrimaSpecimen Calvoa pulcherrima

Memecylon laurentii

January 24, 2018 (, Updated )

1 m shrub. Green fruit. Not frequent. DNA.

13.0° 40.0’ 30.0” N0.0° 54.0’ 55.0” E

Nicolas Texier – Augustin Moungazi – Yves Azizet Issembé – Eric Akouangou – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi – Dimitri Bikissa

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MelastomataceaeMemecylonMemecylon laurentiiSpecimen Memecylon laurentii

Ochthocharis dicellandroides

January 23, 2018 (, Updated )

1.2 m herb. Pink flowers. Green fruit. Quite frequent. DNA.

14.0° 3.0’ 18.0” N1.0° 5.0’ 12.0” E

Nicolas Texier – Eric Akouangou – Yves Azizet Issembé – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi – Dimitri Bikissa

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MelastomataceaeOchthocharisOchthocharis dicellandroidesSpecimen Ochthocharis dicellandroides

Dinophora spenneroides

January 20, 2018 (, Updated )

70 cm herb. Pink flowers. Probably quite frequent. DNA.

13.0° 51.0’ 46.0” N0.0° 38.0’ 21.0” E

Nicolas Texier – Dimitri Bikissa – Yves Azizet Issembé – Eric Akouangou – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi

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MelastomataceaeDinophoraDinophora spenneroidesSpecimen Dinophora spenneroides

Dissotis multiflora

January 20, 2018 (, Updated )

30 cm herb. Pink flowers. Green fruit. Frequent. DNA.

13.0° 51.0’ 46.0” N0.0° 38.0’ 21.0” E

Nicolas Texier – Dimitri Bikissa – Yves Azizet Issembé – Eric Akouangou – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi

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MelastomataceaeDissotisDissotis multifloraSpecimen Dissotis multiflora

Tristemma demeusei

January 20, 2018 (, Updated )

Creeping herb, 10 cm high. White flowers. Green fruit. Frequent. DNA.

13.0° 51.0’ 46.0” N0.0° 38.0’ 21.0” E

Nicolas Texier – Dimitri Bikissa – Yves Azizet Issembé – Eric Akouangou – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi

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MelastomataceaeTristemmaTristemma demeuseiSpecimen Tristemma demeusei

Ochthocharis dicellandroides

January 19, 2018 (, Updated )

80 cm herb. Green fruit. Quite frequent. DNA.

13.0° 50.0’ 0.0” N0.0° 35.0’ 33.0” E

Nicolas Texier – Dimitri Bikissa – Yves Azizet Issembé – Eric Akouangou – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi

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MelastomataceaeOchthocharisOchthocharis dicellandroidesSpecimen Ochthocharis dicellandroides

Amphiblemma molle

January 18, 2018 (, Updated )

20 cm herb. White flowers. Greenish to pale reddish fruit. Quite frequent. DNA.

13.0° 50.0’ 38.0” N0.0° 37.0’ 11.0” E

Nicolas Texier – Dimitri Bikissa – Yves Azizet Issembé – Eric Akouangou – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi

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MelastomataceaeAmphiblemmaAmphiblemma molleSpecimen Amphiblemma molle

Calvoa orientalis

January 18, 2018 (, Updated )

25 cm herb. Green and brown fruit. Not frequent. DNA.

13.0° 50.0’ 11.0” N0.0° 37.0’ 19.0” E

Nicolas Texier – Dimitri Bikissa – Yves Azizet Issembé – Eric Akouangou – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi

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MelastomataceaeCalvoaCalvoa orientalisSpecimen Calvoa orientalis

Miconia centrodesma

January 9, 2018 (, Updated )

Arbusto, 4 m, frutos morados

85.0° 25.0’ 0.0” S13.0° 19.0’ 59.0” E

I. Coronado G. – K. Portobanco

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MelastomataceaeMiconiaMiconia centrodesmaSpecimen Miconia centrodesma

Heterotis rotundifolia

January 8, 2018 (, Updated )

Rastrera, flores púrpuras

85.0° 13.0’ 0.0” S13.0° 18.0’ 0.0” E

I. Coronado G. – K. Portobanco

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MelastomataceaeHeterotisHeterotis rotundifoliaSpecimen Heterotis rotundifolia

Tristemma mauritianum

December 18, 2017 (, Updated )

40 cm herb. Pink flowers. Red fruit. Frequent. DNA.

12.0° 27.0’ 59.0” N0.0° 41.0’ 41.0” W

Nicolas Texier – Dimitri Bikissa – Raoul Niangadouma – Eric Akouangou – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi

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MelastomataceaeTristemmaTristemma mauritianumSpecimen Tristemma mauritianum

Ochthocharis dicellandroides

December 16, 2017 (, Updated )

60 cm shrub. Pink flower. Green young fruit. Frequent in this habitat. DNA.

12.0° 25.0’ 35.0” N0.0° 46.0’ 7.0” W

Nicolas Texier – Dimitri Bikissa – Raoul Niangadouma – Eric Akouangou – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi

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MelastomataceaeOchthocharisOchthocharis dicellandroidesSpecimen Ochthocharis dicellandroides

Dinophora spenneroides

December 14, 2017 (, Updated )

1 m shrub, growing on a fallen tree. Pinkish flowers. Not frequent. DNA.

12.0° 31.0’ 37.0” N1.0° 25.0’ 47.0” W

Nicolas Texier – Dimitri Bikissa – Raoul Niangadouma – Eric Akouangou – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi

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MelastomataceaeDinophoraDinophora spenneroidesSpecimen Dinophora spenneroides

Ochthocharis dicellandroides

December 14, 2017 (, Updated )

70 cm herb. Purple flowers. Not frequent. DNA.

12.0° 31.0’ 37.0” N1.0° 25.0’ 47.0” W

Nicolas Texier – Dimitri Bikissa – Raoul Niangadouma – Eric Akouangou – Jean de Dieu Kaparidi

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MelastomataceaeOchthocharisOchthocharis dicellandroidesSpecimen Ochthocharis dicellandroides

Memecylon pulvinatum

Common name: Tsimahamasatsokina

December 9, 2017 (, Updated )

Arbre de 4 m. Feuilles vertes. Jeunes fruits verts, fruits matures violets. Nom vernaculaire: Tsimahamasatsokina.

48.0° 33.0’ 51.0” N19.0° 8.0’ 35.0” W

Aina Razanatsima

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MelastomataceaeMemecylonMemecylon pulvinatumSpecimen Memecylon pulvinatum

Warneckea pulviniflora

Common name: Tsimahamasatsokina

December 9, 2017 (, Updated )

Arbre de 8 m. Feuilles vertes. Fruits verts. Nom vernaculaire: Tsimahamasatsokina.

48.0° 33.0’ 51.0” N19.0° 8.0’ 35.0” W

Aina Razanatsima

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MelastomataceaeWarneckeaWarneckea pulvinifloraSpecimen Warneckea pulviniflora

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