Clidemia umbrosa (Sw.) Cogn. (in A.L.P.P. de Candolle & A.C.P. de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 7: 1019. 1891.)
Localities: West Indies (endemic), Lesser Antilles (native) [Dominica, Martinique, Monserrat, Saba, St. Kitts, St. Lucia, St. Vincent], Greater Antilles [ Puerto Rico (native)[], ],
Synonyms: Clidemia latifolia (Desr.) DC. (Prodr. 3: 159. 1828.), Melastoma latifolium Desr. (in J.B.A.P.M. de Lamarck, Encycl. 4: 31. 1797.), Melastoma umbrosum Sw. (Prodr. 72. 1788.), Sagraea latifolia (Desr.) Triana (Trans. Linn. Soc. London 28: 138 . 1871.), Sagraea umbrosa (Sw.) DC. (Prodr. 3: 171. 1828.), Staphidiastrum latifolium (Desr.) Naudin (Ann. Sci. Nat. Bot., sér. 3, 17: 326. 1852.), Staphidiastrum umbrosum (Sw.) Naudin (Ann. Sci. Nat. Bot., sér. 3, 17: 327. 1852.), Staphidium latifolium (Desr.) Griseb. (Abh. Konigl. Ges. Wiss. Gottingen 7: 218. 1857.),
Citations:1). Flora of Trinidad and Tobago: This flora was published in many parts with many authors. There is no overall editor. R. O. Williams was author of the first treatment and of many others. 2). Howard, R.A. 1974-1989. Flora of the Lesser Antilles. Vols. 1-6. Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University. Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts. 3). Liogier, A.H. 1985-1997. Descriptive Flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands. Spermatophyta. Vols. 1-5. Editorial Universitaria, Universidad de Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico. 4). Urban, I. 1898-1928. Symbolae Antillanae, Vol. 1-9. Berlin, Leipzig, Germany.
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