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Revision of Philippine Medinilla (Melastomataceae)

@article{Regalado1995RevisionOP,
  title={Revision of Philippine Medinilla (Melastomataceae)},
  author={J. Regalado},
  journal={Blumea},
  year={1995},
  volume={40},
  pages={113-193}
}
  • J. Regalado
  • Published 1995
  • Biology
  • Blumea
  • The Philippine species of Medinilla (Melastomataceae) are revised and a total of eighty species are recognized for the Philippine archipelago, one of the centres of diversity of Medinilla. The species exhibit a wide array of forms and highly localized geographic distributions. A systematic study of herbarium specimens revealed the existence of twelve species groups. A key to the species groups and species within each group, descriptions, illustrations, and habitat information are provided. The… CONTINUE READING
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