VASCULAR PLANT FAMILIES and GENERA

List of Genera in MELASTOMATACEAE

Mel-Ast = Melastomatoideae-Astronieae; Mel-Bla = Melastomatoideae-Blakeeae; Mel-Cyph = Melastomatoideae-Cyphostyleae; Mel-Kib = Melastomatoideae-Kibessieae; Mel-Mel = Melastomatoideae-Melastomateae, Mel-Mer = Melastomatoideae-Merianeae, Mel-Mic = Melastomatoideae-Miconieae, Mel-Micro = Melastomatoidae-Microlicieae; Mel-Rhe = Melastomatoideae-Rhexieae; Oli = Olisbeoideae

Acanthella
Aciotis D. Don - Mel-Rhe
Acisanthera
Acrovena
Adelobotrys de Candolle - Mel-Mer
Afzeliella Gilg = Guyonia Naudin - Mel-Mel
Allomaieta Gleason - Mel-Cyph
Allomorphia
Alloneuron Pilger - Mel-Cyph
Amaraboya Linden = Blakea P. Browne - Mel-Bla
Amphiblemma
Amphitoma
Amphorocalyx Baker
Anaectocalyx Bentham & J. D. Hooker = Miconia Ruíz & Pavón - Mel-Mic
Anaheterotis Veranso-Libalah & G. Kadereit - Mel-Mel
Anerincleistus
Antherotoma J. D. Hooker - Mel-Mel
Apatitia Desvaux = Bellucia Rafinesque - Mel-Hen
Appendicularia
Argyrella Naudin - Mel
Arthrostemma
Aschistanthera
Astrocalyx
Astronia
Astronidium
Axinaea Ruíz & Pavón - Mel-Mer
Axinanthera Karsten = Bellucia Rafinesque - Mel-Hen

Barthea
Behuria
Bellucia Rafinesque - Mel-Hen
Benevidesia
Bertolonia
Bisglaziovia
Blakea P. Browne - Mel-Bla
Blastus
Boerlagea
Boyania
Brachyotum
Brachypremna
Bredia
Brittenia
Bucquetia

Cailliella Jacques-Félix - Mel-Mel
Calvoa
Calycogonium de Candolle = Miconia Ruíz & Pavón - Mel-Mic
Cambessedesia
Campimia
Carionia
Castratella
Catanthera
Catocoryne
Catonia P. Browne = ?
Centradenia
Centradeniastrum
Centronia D. Don - Mel-Mer
Chaetolepis Miquel - Mel-Diss
Chaetostoma
Chalybea Naudin - Mel-Bla
Charianthus D. Don = Miconia Ruíz & Pavón - Mel-Mic
Cincinnobotrys
Clidemia D. Don = Miconia Ruíz & Pavón - Mel-Mic
Comolia
Comoliopsis
Conostegia = Miconia Ruíz & Pavón - Mel-Mic
Copodesma
Creaghiella Creochiton
Cryptophysa
Cyanandrium
Cyphostyla Gleason = Allomaieta Gleason - Mel-Cyph
Cyphotheca

Davya de Candolle = Meriania Swartz - Mel-Mer
Dalenia
Desmoscelis
Dicellandra
Dicerospermum
Dichaetanthera
Dinophora Bentham
Dionycha
Dionychastrum A. Fernandes & R. Fernandes - Mel-Mel
Diplarpea
Diplectria
Dissochaeta
Dissotidendron (A. Fernandes & R. Fernandes) Veranso-Libalah & G. Kadereit - Mel-Mel
Dissotis Bentham - Mel-Mel
Dolichoura
Driessenia
Dupineta (Smith) Rafinesque - Mel-Mel

Eisocreochiton
Ekmaniocharis
Enaulophyton
Eriocnema
Ernestia

Farringtonia
Feliciadamia
Fothergilla Aublet = Miconia Ruíz & Pavón - Mel-Mic
Fordiophyton
Fritzschia

Graffenrieda de Candolle - Mel-Mer
Gravesia
Guyonia Naudin - Mel-Mel

Henriettea de Candolle - Mel-Hen
Henriettella Naudin = Henriettea de Candolle - Mel-Hen
Heterocentron
Heteroneuron Bentham & J. D. Hooker = Bellucia Rafinesque - Mel-Hen
Heterotis Bentham - Mel-Mel
Heterotrichum
Huberia
Huilaea Wurdack = Chalybea Naudin - Mel-Bla
Hylocharis
Hypenanthe

Kadalia Rafinesque - see Veranso-Libalah et al. (2017)
Kendrickia
Kerriothyrsus
Kibessia de Candolle = Pternandra Jack - Mel-Kib
Killipia Gleason = Miconia Ruíz & Pavón - Mel-Mic
Kirkbridea Wurdack - Mel-Hen

Lavoisiera
Leandra Raddi = Miconia Ruíz & Pavón - Mel-Mic
Leonicenia Scopoli = Miconia Ruíz & Pavón - Mel-Mic
Lieutautia Buc'hoz = Miconia Ruíz & Pavón - Mel-Mic
Lijndenia - Oli
Lithobium
Llewelynia Pittier = Henriettea de Candolle - Mel-Hen
Loreya de Candolle = Bellucia Rafinesque - Mel-Hen
Loricalepis

Macairea
Macrocentrum
Macrolenes
Maguireanthus
Maieta Aublet = Miconia Ruíz & Pavón - Mel-Mic
Mallophyton
Marcetia
Mecranium J. D. Hooker = Miconia Ruíz & Pavón - Mel-Mic
Medinilla
Meiandra Markgraf = Alloneuron Pilger - Mel-Cyph
Melastoma L. - Mel-Mel
Melastomastrum Naudin - Mel-Mel
Memecylon - Oli
Menendezia
Meriania Swartz - Mel-Mer
Merianthera
Miconia Ruíz & Pavón - Mel-Mic
Microlepis
Microlicia
Mommsenia
Monochaetum
Monolena
Mouriri - Oli
Myriaspora de Candolle = Bellucia Rafinesque - Mel-Hen
Myrmidone

Neblinanthera
Necramium Britton = Miconia Ruíz & Pavón - Mel-Mic
Neodriessenia
Nepsera
Nerophila

Ochthephilus
Ochthocharis
Omphalopus
Opisthocentra
Oritrephes
Orthogoneuron
Osbeckia L. - Mel-Mel
Ossaea de Candolle = Miconia Ruíz & Pavón - Mel-Mic
Otanthera Blume - Mel-Mel
Oxisma Rafinesque = Bellucia Rafinesque - Mel-Hen
Oxyspora

Pachyanthus A. Richard = Miconia Ruíz & Pavón - Mel-Mic
Pachycentria
Pachyloma
Pentossaea
Phainantha Gleason - Mel-Mer
Phainanthe
Phyllagathis
Pilocosta
Plagiopetalum
Pleiochiton A. Gray = Miconia Ruíz & Pavón - Mel-Mic
Plethiandra
Podocaelia
Pogonanthera
Poikilogyne
Poilannammia
Poteranthera
Preussiella
Pseudodissochaeta
Pseudoernestia
Pseudosbeckia A. Fernandes & R. Fernandes - Mel-Mel
Pternandra Jack - Mel-Kib
Pterogastra - Mel-Mel
Pterolepis (de Candolle) Miquel - Mel-Mel
Pterolepis Endlicher = Osbeckia L.
Pyxidanthus Naudin = Blakea P. Browne - Mel-Bla

Quipuanthus Michelangeli & Ulloa - Mel-Cyph

Rhexia
Rhodosepala
Rhynchanthera
Rousseauxia de Candolle
Rupestrea Goldenberg et al.

Sagraea de Candolle = Miconia Ruíz & Pavón - Mel-Mic
Salpinga
Sandemania
Sarcopyramis
Sarmentaria Naudin = Adelobotrys de Candolle - Mel-Mer
Schwackaea
Scorpiothyrsus
Siphanthera
Sonerila
Spathandra - Oli
Spennera de Candolle = Aciotis D. Don - Mel-Rhe
Sporoxeia
Stanmarkia
Stapfiophyton
Stenodon
Stussenia
Styrophyton
Svitramia
Synodon Rafinesque = Conostegia = Miconia Ruíz & Pavón - Mel-Mic

Tateanthus
Tayloriophyton
Tessmannianthus
Tetraphyllaster
Tetrazygia de Candolle = Miconia Ruíz & Pavón - Mel-Mic
Tibouchina Aublet - Mel-Mel
Tibouchinopsis
Tigridiopalma
Tococa Aublet = Miconia Ruíz & Pavón - Mel-Mic
Topobea Aublet = Blakea P. Browne - Mel-Bla
Trembleya
Trigynia
Triolena
Tristemma Jussieu - Mel-Mel
Tryssophyton
Tylanthera

Valdesia Ruíz & Pavón = Blakea P. Browne - Mel-Bla
Veprecella
Vietsenia
Votomita - Oli

Warneckea - Oli
Webera J. F. Gmelin = Bellucia Rafinesque - Mel-Hen
Wurdastom Wallnöfer - Mel-Cyph