1. Family: Melastomataceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Warneckea Gilg
      1. Warneckea microphylla (Gilg) Borhidi

        This species is accepted, and its native range is NE. Tanzania.

    [FTEA]

    Melastomataceae, G. E. Wickens. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1975

    Habit
    Shrub 2–3 m. high.
    Leaves
    Leaf-lamina broadly-ovate, 1.5–1.8 cm. long, 1.2–1.4 cm. wide, acuminate, base cordate; petiole ± 1 mm. long.
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescence of 1–3-flowered subsessile axillary clusters; pedicel 1 mm. long.
    Calyx
    Calyx cupuliform, ± 1 mm. long, 1.1 mm. in diameter; lobes ovate.
    Corolla
    Petals oblong-lanceolate, 3.7 mm. long, 1 mm. wide, pink.
    Stamens
    Anthers 1.4 mm. long; filaments 2.4 mm. long.
    Fruits
    Fruit not known.
    Habitat
    Lowland rain-forest; ± 900 m.
    Distribution
    not known elsewhere T3

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Tanzania

    Warneckea microphylla (Gilg) Borhidi appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Opera Bot. 121: 150 (1993): (1993)

    Accepted by

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

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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 2019. 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