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    • 野牡丹科
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    • Melastomataceae

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Recent observations

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Observer

rod3

Date

June 17, 2015

Description

Found in Mountainous Area of Atlantic Forest...

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Square

Date

January 31, 2008

Description

Loc. Chavarillo, Emiliano Zapata, Veracruz, MÉXICO

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Observer

hfabian

Date

July 31, 2015 07:38 AM PDT

Description

Shaded area.

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Observer

jptuttle

Date

June 29, 2015

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Observer

royaltyler

Date

August 29, 2015 12:24 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Virginia meadow beauty Rhexia virginica

Date

August 29, 2015

Place

Cades Cove (Google, OSM)

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Square

What

Meadow beauty Rhexia mariana

Date

August 29, 2015

Place

Cades Cove (Google, OSM)

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Square

What

Maryland meadow beauty Rhexia mariana var. mariana

Observer

thompsonae

Date

August 27, 2015 07:13 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Rose Grape Medinilla magnifica

Date

July 11, 2015

Description

Arbusto. Loc. Parque Doña Falla, Xalapa, Veracruz, MÉXICO

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Square

What

Rose Grape Medinilla magnifica

Date

July 11, 2015

Description

Arbusto. Loc. Parque Doña Falla, Xalapa, Veracruz, MÉXICO

Photos / Sounds

What

Blood-red Melastoma Melastoma sanguineum

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

August 27, 2015 02:29 PM HKT

Photos / Sounds

What

Virginia meadow beauty Rhexia virginica

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 19, 2015

Description

One of the Rhexia species, I think, but I'm not sure which one.

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Description from Wikipedia

The family Melastomataceae (alternatively Melastomaceae) is a taxon of dicotyledonous flowering plants found mostly in the tropics (two thirds of the genera are from the New World tropics) comprising some 200 genera and 4500 species. Melastomes are annual or perennial herbs, shrubs, or small trees.

No range data available.