Specimen Details: Charianthus dominicensis Penneys & Judd
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Melastomataceae
Charianthus dominicensis Penneys & Judd ( isotype )
All Determinations:
Charianthus dominicensis Penneys & Judd
Note: Basionym

Location:
Dominica. St. George. Tropical Montane Rain Forest. Morne Macaque (a.k.a. Morne Micotrin). Cable & Wireless Co. trail begins after the bridge, after the concrete road, and 30 m. beyond the park boundary. Alt. 1045 m. (3428 ft.)
Collector(s):
D. S. Penneys 1315, 05 Jun 2000
Description:
shrub or treelet, to 3 m tall. Shrub or treelet, to 3 m. Petioles reddish. Hypanthium maroon-red; calyx teeth green; corolla pinkish-red but creamy-yellow near leading margin of overlapping petal; filaments cream, anthers yellow, slits brighter; style slightly sigmoid, stigma at same level as top of anthers. Immature fruit deep red-maroon, becoming deep purple. Proogynous. DNA, ETOH. Phenology of specimen: FertileFlower.
Habitat:
Abundant.
Identifiers:
NY Barcode: 842114
GUID: 71eb827a-6d0b-42b9-807f-b36dbbc40112
Map:
Coordinates: (15.3397, -61.3162)

Distribution:
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Charianthus dominicensis Penneys & Judd
Brittonia 56 (2): 153. 2004.

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Det. Darin S. Penneys (FLAS) April 2001

Examined for a Revision of Charianthus

University of Florida Herbarium (FLAS), Gainesville, Florida, USA
PLANTS OF DOMINICA


Charianthus dominicensis Penneys & Judd

det. DSP, 20 I 2001

St. George Parish: Tropical Montane Rain Forest.

Morne Macaque (a.k.a. Morne Micotrin). Cable &

Wireless Co. trail begins after the bridge, after the
concrete road, and 30m. beyond the park boundary. Elev.
1045m. Shrub or treelet to 3m. Petioles reddish.
Hypanthium maroon-red; calyx teeth green; corolla
pinkish-red but creamy-yellow near leading margin of
overlapping petal; filaments cream, anthers yellow, slits
brighter; style slightly sigmoid, stigma at same level as top
of anthers. Immature fruit deep red-maroon, becoming
deep purple. Protogynous. Abundant. DNA. ETOH.

Lat. 15 20.38N Long. 61 18.97W .

coll. Darin S. Penneys #1315	5 June 2000

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