1. Family: Melastomataceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Charianthus D.Don
      1. Charianthus purpureus D.Don

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Lesser Antilles.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Leeward Is., Windward Is.

    Charianthus purpureus D.Don appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Apr 1, 2008 Robbins, K.S. [40], Montserrat 76503.000

    First published in Mem. Wern. Nat. Hist. Soc. 4: 329 (1823)

    Accepted by

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

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0