Partial Synonymy of Melochia

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Genera
Aleurodendron Reinw. is a synonym of Melochia L.
Altheria Thouars is a synonym of Melochia L.
Anamorpha Karst. & Triana is a synonym of Melochia L.
Antiphyla Rafin. is a synonym of Melochia L.
Glossospermum Wall. is a synonym of Melochia L.
Lochemia Arn. is a synonym of Melochia L.
Melochia L. is an accepted genus
Meluchia Medic. is an orthographic variant of Melochia L.
Moluchia Medic. is an orthographic variant of Melochia L.
Mougeotia H.B. & K. is a synonym of Melochia L.
Physocodon Turcz. is a synonym of Melochia L.
Physodium Presl is a synonym of Melochia L.
Polychlaena G.Don is a synonym of Melochia L.
Ridleia Endl. is an orthographic variant of Riedleia DC.
Riedlea Vent. is an orthographic variant of Riedleia DC.
Riedleia DC. is a synonym of Melochia L.
Riedleja Hassk. is an orthographic variant of Riedleia DC.
Riedlia Dum. is an orthographic variant of Riedleia DC.
Visena Schult. is an orthographic variant of Visenia Houtt.
Visenia Houtt. is a synonym of Melochia L.
Wisenia J.F.Gmel. is an orthographic variant of Visenia Houtt.

Species and infraspecific taxa
Aleurodendron album Reinw. is a synonym of Melochia umbellata (Houtt.) Stapf

Anamorpha melochiodes Karst. & Triana is a synonym of Melochia mollis (Kunth) Triana & Planch.
Anamorpha waltherioides Karst. & Triana is a synonym of Melochia lupulina Sw.

Glossospermum cordatum Wall. may be a synonym of Melochia umbellata (Houtt.) Stapf
Glossospermum velutinum (DC.) Wall. is a synonym of Melochia umbellata (Houtt.) Stapf

Hermannia corymbosa Sessé & Moç. is a synonym of Melochia corymbosa (Presl.) Meissn.

Lochemia corchorifolia Arn. is a synonym of Melochia corchorifolia L.

Malvastrum casabambense Stuckert is a synonym of Melochia argentina R.E.Fr.

Melochia acutangula Span. is of unknown status
Melochia adenodes Goldberg is an accepted taxon
Melochia affinis Wall. is a synonym of Melochia corchorifolia L.
Melochia anomala Griseb. is an accepted taxon
Melochia arborea Blanco is a taxonomic synonym of Melochia umbellata (Houtt.) Stapf
Melochia arenosa Benth. is an accepted taxon
Melochia argentina R.E.Fr. is an accepted taxon
Melochia argentina Hassl. is a synonym of Melochia argentina R.E.Fr.
Melochia arida Rose is a synonym of Melochia tomentosa
Melochia aristata A.Gray is an accepted taxon
Melochia aristata auct non A.Gray is a synonym of Melochia odorata L.f.
Melochia benthamii K.Schum. is a nomenclatural synonym of Melochia carthaginensis
Melochia bernouilliana J.D.Smith is an accepted taxon
Melochia berteriana Balb. ex DC. is a synonym of Waltheria ovata
Melochia betonicaefolia A.St.-Hil. is an orthographic variant of Melochia betonicifolia A.St.-Hil.
Melochia betonicifolia A.St.-Hil. is an accepted taxon
Melochia betonicifolia A.St.-Hil. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Melochia betsiliensis Baker is a synonym of Melochia lanceolata Benth.
Melochia bissei A.Rodr. is an accepted taxon
Melochia borbonica Cav. is of unknown status
Melochia bracteosa F.Hoff. is an accepted taxon
Melochia burmanni Zoll. & Mor. is a synonym of Melochia corchorifolia L.
Melochia canescens Cristóbal is an accepted taxon
Melochia capitata Boj. is of unknown status
Melochia caracasana Jacq. is an accepted taxon
Melochia carpinifolia Wendl. is a synonym of Melochia nodiflora Sw.
Melochia carthaginensis Willd. ex K.Schum. is a synonym of Melochia ulmifolia Benth.
Melochia cephalodes K.Schum. is a synonym of Melochia villosa
Melochia chamaedrys A.St.-Hil. is an accepted taxon
Melochia cinerea A.St.-Hil. & Naudin is a synonym of Melochia arenosa Benth.
Melochia clinopodium A.St.-Hil. & Naudin is a synonym of Melochia villosa
Melochia columbiana Cuatrec. is an accepted taxon
Melochia compacta Hochr. is an accepted taxon
Melochia compacta var. villosissima (Presl) Stone is of unknown status
Melochia concatenata L. is a synonym of Melochia corchorifolia L.
Melochia concinna Miq. is a synonym of Melochia melissifolia Benth.
Melochia conglobata Sessé & Moç. is a synonym of Melochia nodiflora Sw.
Melochia corchorifolia L. is an accepted taxon
Melochia corchorifolia Wall. is of unknown status
Melochia cordata Burm.f. is a synonym of Melochia corchorifolia L.
Melochia cordiformis A.St.-Hil. is a synonym of Melochia betonicifolia A.St.-Hil.
Melochia corumbensis S.Moore is a synonym of Melochia arenosa Benth.
Melochia corymbosa (Presl.) Meissn. is an accepted taxon
Melochia corymbosa (DC.) Hemsl. is a nomenclatural synonym of Riedlea corymbosa
Melochia crenata Bert. ex Spreng. is an accepted taxon
Melochia crenata Bert. ex Spreng. is a synonym of Melochia tomentosa
Melochia crenata Vahl is a synonym of Melochia bracteosa F.Hoff.
Melochia crinita R.Br. ex Hiern is of unknown status
Melochia decandra Willd. ex K.Schum. is a synonym of Melochia illicioides K.Schum.
Melochia decumbens R.E.Fr. is a synonym of Melochia chamaedrys A.St.-Hil.
Melochia degeneriana A.C.Sm. is an accepted taxon
Melochia densiflora Miq. is a synonym of Melochia villosa
Melochia depressa L. is a synonym of Kosteletzkya depressa
Melochia depressa Mill. is a synonym of Melochia depressa
Melochia diffusa Bert. ex Colla is a synonym of Melochia crenata Bert. ex Spreng.
Melochia domingensis Jacq. is a synonym of Melochia pyramidata
Melochia erecta Burm.f. is a synonym of Melochia corchorifolia L.
Melochia fasciculata Benth. is a synonym of Melochia parvifolia
Melochia fasciculata Noronha is of unknown status
Melochia frutescens Jacq. is a synonym of Melochia tomentosa
Melochia gardneri Sprague is an accepted taxon
Melochia glandulifera Standl. is a synonym of Melochia manducata W.Wright & Sauvalle
Melochia globifera Triana & Planch. is a synonym of Melochia mollis (Kunth) Triana & Planch.
Melochia goldbergii Cristóbal is an accepted taxon
Melochia gracilis A.St.-Hil. & Naudin is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Melochia graminifolia A.St.-Hil. is an accepted taxon
Melochia grayana A.C.Sm. is an accepted taxon
Melochia hassleriana Chodat is an accepted taxon
Melochia hermannioides A.St.-Hil. is an accepted taxon
Melochia hirsuta Cav. is a synonym of Melochia villosa
Melochia hirsuta Turcz. is of unknown status
Melochia hirsuta var. glabrescens Gray is of unknown status
Melochia hirsuta var. tomentosa is a synonym of Melochia villosa
Melochia hirsutissima Merr. is a synonym of Melochia villosissima Merr.
Melochia hispida Hook. & Arn. is a synonym of Melochia odorata L.f.
Melochia humboldtiana Steyerm. is a synonym of Melochia kerriifolia Triana & Planch.
Melochia hypoleuca Miq. is a synonym of Melochia tomentosa
Melochia illicioides K.Schum. is an accepted taxon
Melochia indica A.Gray ex Fern.-Vill. is of unknown status
Melochia indica Kurz is a synonym of Melochia umbellata (Houtt.) Stapf
Melochia indica var. deglabrata Kds. & Val. is a synonym of Melochia umbellata (Houtt.) Stapf
Melochia inflata (Kunth) Benth. is a synonym of Melochia lupulina Sw.
Melochia interrupta Hemsl. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Melochia jamaicensis Balb. ex DC. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Melochia jurgensenii Hemsl. is a synonym of Melochia villosa
Melochia kerriaefolia Triana & Planch. is an orthographic variant of Melochia kerriifolia Triana & Planch.
Melochia kerriifolia Triana & Planch. is an accepted taxon
Melochia lacinulata K.Schum. & Hassl. is a synonym of Melochia hermannioides A.St.-Hil.
Melochia lanata A.St.-Hil. is an accepted taxon
Melochia lanceolata Benth. is an accepted taxon
Melochia lessoniana K.Schum. ex Volkens may be a synonym of Melochia villosissima Merr.
Melochia leucantha J.F.Macbr. is an accepted taxon
Melochia lilacina A.St.-Hil. is a synonym of Melochia villosa
Melochia littoralis K.Schum. is a synonym of Melochia arenosa Benth.
Melochia llanorum Cuatrec. is a synonym of Melochia arenosa Benth.
Melochia longebracteolata Arènes is a synonym of Melochia corchorifolia L.
Melochia longepetiolata A.C.Sm. is an accepted taxon
Melochia longidentata Goldberg is an accepted taxon
Melochia lupulina Sw. is an accepted taxon
Melochia macrophylla Kunth is a synonym of Melochia caracasana Jacq.
Melochia makateaensis H.St.John is a synonym of Melochia odorata L.f.
Melochia manducata W.Wright & Sauvalle is an accepted taxon
Melochia melissaefolia Benth. is an orthographic variant of Melochia melissifolia Benth.
Melochia melissifolia Benth. is an accepted taxon
Melochia ministella Cristóbal is an accepted taxon
Melochia missionum Ekman is a synonym of Melochia simplex A.St.-Hil.
Melochia mollipila A.C.Sm. is an accepted taxon
Melochia mollis (Kunth) Triana & Planch. is an accepted taxon
Melochia mollis Hutch. & Dalz. is a synonym of Melochia bracteosa F.Hoff.
Melochia mollissima Desf is a nomen nudum
Melochia monoica Baill. is of unknown status
Melochia morongii Britton is an accepted taxon
Melochia nepetoides A.St.-Hil. is a synonym of Melochia betonicifolia A.St.-Hil.
Melochia nipensis Britton is a synonym of Waltheria nipensis
Melochia nitidula A.St.-Hil. & Naudin is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Melochia nodiflora Sw. is an accepted taxon
Melochia nodiflora var. longipetiolata Kitan. is of unknown status
Melochia nudiflora Standl. & L.O.Williams is an accepted taxon
Melochia oaxacana L.J.Dorr & L.C.Barnett is an accepted taxon
Melochia oblonga Benth. is a synonym of Melochia simplex A.St.-Hil.
Melochia obovata Urb. is a synonym of Melochia parvifolia
Melochia odorata L.f. is an accepted taxon
Melochia ovata Desf. is a synonym of Melhania abyssinica
Melochia paniculata Willd. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Melochia parhamii A.C.Sm. is an accepted taxon
Melochia parviflora Loud. is a synonym of Melochia morongii Britton
Melochia parvifolia Kunth is an accepted taxon
Melochia pauciflora Wall. is a synonym of Melochia corchorifolia L.
Melochia peruviana Desr. is a synonym of Melochia tomentosa
Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle is an accepted taxon
Melochia plicata C.Presl is a synonym of Melochia tomentosa L.
Melochia polystachya Triana & Planch. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Melochia portoricensis Spreng. is a synonym of Melochia tomentosa
Melochia pseudonodiflora Hochr. is a synonym of Melochia thymifolia (C.Presl) Goldberg
Melochia pterocarpa Arènes is a synonym of Melochia tomentosa
Melochia pulverulenta Miers is of unknown status
Melochia pyramidata L. is an accepted taxon
Melochia pyramidata var. pyramidata L. is of unknown status
Melochia radiata Lignier & Bey is of unknown status
Melochia ramuliflora R.E.Fr. is a synonym of Melochia ulmifolia Benth.
Melochia rhodocalyx C.Koch & Bouche is of unknown status
Melochia roseiflora A.C.Sm. is an accepted taxon
Melochia rotundifolia Sessé & Moç. is of unknown status
Melochia savannorum Britton is an accepted taxon
Melochia scordiifolia Turcz. is a synonym of Melochia parvifolia
Melochia scutellarioides Hemsl. may be a synonym of Melochia villosa
Melochia sergipana Monteiro is an accepted taxon
Melochia sericea A.St.-Hil. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Melochia serrata (Vent.) A.St-.Hil. & Naudin is a synonym of Melochia villosa
Melochia simplex A.St.-Hil. is an accepted taxon
Melochia sorocabensis K.Schum. is a synonym of Melochia simplex A.St.-Hil.
Melochia speciosa S.Wats is a synonym of Melochia tomentosa
Melochia spicata (L.) Fryxell is an accepted taxon
Melochia splendens A.St.-Hil. & Naudin is an accepted taxon
Melochia stricta K.Schum. is a synonym of Melochia simplex A.St.-Hil.
Melochia subcordata Morong is a synonym of Melochia villosa
Melochia supina L. is a synonym of Melochia corchorifolia L.
Melochia tahitensis J.W.Moore is a synonym of Melochia odorata L.f.
Melochia tenella Hemsl. is a synonym of Melochia villosa
Melochia thymifolia (C.Presl) Goldberg is an accepted taxon
Melochia tomentella (C.Presl.) Hemsl. is an accepted taxon
Melochia tomentosa L. is an accepted taxon
Melochia tomentosa var. frutescens (Jacq.) A.DC. is a synonym of Melochia tomentosa L.
Melochia tragiaefolia Standl. is an orthographic variant of Melochia tragiifolia Standl.
Melochia tragiifolia Standl. is an accepted taxon
Melochia tragiifolia Standl. is a synonym of Melochia tomentella (C.Presl.) Hemsl.
Melochia trigyna L. ex B.D.Jacks. is a nomen nudum
Melochia trujilloi Rondón & Cumana is an accepted taxon
Melochia truncata Wall. is a synonym of Sida schimperiana
Melochia truncata Willd. is a synonym of Melochia corchorifolia L.
Melochia turpiniana Kunth is a synonym of Melochia tomentosa
Melochia ulmarioides A.St.-Hil. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Melochia ulmarioides f. albo-villosa R.E.Fr. is a synonym of Melochia hassleriana Chodat
Melochia ulmarioides f. brevipedunculata K.Schum. & Hassl. is a synonym of Melochia hassleriana Chodat
Melochia ulmarioides f. hassleriana K.Schum. & Hassl. is a synonym of Melochia hassleriana Chodat
Melochia ulmarioides f. sericea K.Schum. & Hassl. is a synonym of Melochia hassleriana Chodat
Melochia ulmifolia Benth. is an accepted taxon
Melochia ulmifolia A.St.-Hil. & Naudin is a synonym of Melochia gardneri Sprague
Melochia umbellata (Houtt.) Stapf is an accepted taxon
Melochia urticaefolia Standl. is an orthographic variant of Melochia urticifolia
Melochia urticifolia (Turcz.) Standl. is a synonym of Melochia nodiflora Sw.
Melochia varronifolia Desf. is a nomen nudum
Melochia velutina E.Drake is a synonym of Melochia odorata L.f.
Melochia velutina Wall. ex Bedd. is a synonym of Melochia umbellata (Houtt.) Stapf
Melochia venosa Sw. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Melochia venosa var. betonicifolia K.Schum. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Melochia venosa var. polystachya (Kunth) K.Schum. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Melochia venosa var. sericea (A.St.-Hil.) K.Schum. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Melochia venosa var. squarrosa K.Schum. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Melochia venosa var. typica K.Schum. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Melochia venosa var. widgrenii K.Schum. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Melochia vestita Benth. is a synonym of Melochia villosa
Melochia villosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle is a synonym of Melochia spicata (L.) Fryxell
Melochia villosissima Merr. is an accepted taxon
Melochia villosissima var. compacta (Hochr.) F.R.Fosberg is of unknown status
Melochia vitiensis A.Gray is an accepted taxon
Melochia welwitschii Hiern is a synonym of Melochia bracteosa F.Hoff.
Melochia werdermannii Goldberg is an accepted taxon
Melochia yungasensis Rusby is a synonym of Melochia thymifolia (C.Presl) Goldberg

Moluchia pyramidata (L.) Britton is a synonym of Melochia pyramidata L.
Moluchia tomentosa (L.) Britton is a synonym of Melochia tomentosa L.

Mougeotia nodiflora (Sw.) Kunth is a synonym of Melochia nodiflora Sw.

Polychlaena ramosa G.Don is a synonym of Melochia corchorifolia L.
Polychlaena simplex G.Don is a synonym of Melochia corchorifolia L.

Quamoclit rodriguesii J.I. Falcno is a synonym of Melochia graminifolia A.St.-Hil.

Riedlea aleurodendron Steud. is a synonym of Melochia umbellata (Houtt.) Stapf
Riedlea argentea Poepp. ex Schum. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Riedlea caracasana DC. is a synonym of Melochia caracasana Jacq.
Riedlea chamaedrys G.Don is a synonym of Melochia chamaedrys
Riedlea concatenata DC. is a synonym of Melochia corchorifolia L.
Riedlea concinna Walp. is a synonym of Melochia melissifolia Benth.
Riedlea corchorifolia DC. is a synonym of Melochia corchorifolia L.
Riedlea cordata Steud. is a synonym of Melochia umbellata (Houtt.) Stapf
Riedlea corymbosa DC. is a nomenclatural synonym of Melochia corymbosa (Presl.) Meissn.
Riedlea crenata DC. is a synonym of Melochia crenata Bert. ex Spreng.
Riedlea dichotoma Turcz. is a synonym of Melochia ulmifolia Benth.
Riedlea graminifolia Steud. is a synonym of Melochia graminfolia
Riedlea heterotricha Turcz. is a synonym of Melochia villosa
Riedlea hirsuta (Cav.) A.DC. is a synonym of Melochia spicata (L.) Fryxell
Riedlea hypoleuca Walp. is a synonym of Melochia tomentosa
Riedlea inflata DC. is a synonym of Melochia lupulina Sw.
Riedlea interrupta Schltdl. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Riedlea jamaicensis DC. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Riedlea littoralis K.Schum. is a synonym of Melochia arenosa Benth.
Riedlea littoralis Poepp. & Endl. is a synonym of Melochia arenosa Benth.
Riedlea lupulina (Sw.) Beurl. is a synonym of Melochia lupulina Sw.
Riedlea melissaefolia C.Presl is a synonym of Melochia lupulina Sw.
Riedlea mollis DC. is a synonym of Melochia mollis (Kunth) Triana & Planch.
Riedlea multiflora C.Presl is a synonym of Melochia mollis (Kunth) Triana & Planch.
Riedlea nodiflora (Sw.) DC. is a synonym of Melochia nodiflora Sw.
Riedlea polystachya DC. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Riedlea radiata Blume is a synonym of Melochia corchorifolia L.
Riedlea ramuliflora Miq. is a synonym of Melochia ulmifolia Benth.
Riedlea sericea Steud. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Riedlea serrata Vent. is a synonym of Melochia villosa
Riedlea sparsiflora Klotzsch ex Walp. is a synonym of Melochia melissifolia Benth.
Riedlea supina DC. is a synonym of Melochia corchorifolia L.
Riedlea thymifolia C.Presl is a synonym of Melochia thymifolia (C.Presl) Goldberg
Riedlea tiliaefolia DC. is a synonym of Melochia umbellata (Houtt.) Stapf
Riedlea tomentella C.Presl is a taxonomic synonym of Melochia tomentella (C.Presl.) Hemsl.
Riedlea ulmariae Steud. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Riedlea urticifolia Turcz. is a synonym of Melochia nodiflora Sw.
Riedlea velutina DC. is a synonym of Melochia umbellata (Houtt.) Stapf
Riedlea venosa DC. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Riedlea villosissima C.Presl is a synonym of Melochia villosissima Merr.
Riedlea virgultosa Macfad. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Riedlea wallichiana Steud. is a synonym of Melochia umbellata (Houtt.) Stapf

Sida pilosa Mill. is a nomenclatural synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Sida rajoides M.E.Jones is a synonym of Melochia tomentosa L.
Sida villosa P.Mill. is a synonym of Melochia villosa

Visenia alba (Reinw.) Endl. ex Walp. is a synonym of Melochia umbellata (Houtt.) Stapf
Visenia caracasana (Jacq.) Spreng. is a synonym of Melochia caracasana Jacq.
Visenia concatenata (L.) Spreng. is a synonym of Melochia corchorifolia L.
Visenia corchorifolia (L.) Spreng. is a synonym of Melochia corchorifolia L.
Visenia crenata (Vahl) Spreng. is a synonym of Melochia crenata Bert. ex Spreng.
Visenia hirsuta (Cav.) Spreng. is a synonym of Melochia villosa
Visenia inflata (Kunth) Spreng. is a synonym of Melochia lupulina Sw.
Visenia lupulina (Sw.) Spreng. is of unknown status Melochia lupulina Sw.
Visenia mollis (Kunth_ Spreng. is a synonym of Melochia mollis (Kunth) Triana & Planch.
Visenia nodiflora (Sw.) Spreng. is a synonym of Melochia nodiflora Sw.
Visenia polystachya (Kunth) Spreng. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Visenia sericea Spreng. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Visenia serrata Spreng. is a synonym of Melochia villosa
Visenia supina (L.) Spreng. is a synonym of Melochia corchorifolia L.
Visenia tomentosa Miq. is a synonym of Melochia umbellata (Houtt.) Stapf
Visenia ulmariae Spreng. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle
Visenia umbellata Houtt. is a synonym of Melochia umbellata (Houtt.) Stapf
Visenia velutina (DC.) Turcz. is a synonym of Melochia umbellata (Houtt.) Stapf
Visenia venosa Spreng. is a synonym of Melochia pilosa (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle

Wisenia indica Gmel. is a synonym of Melochia umbellata (Houtt.) Stapf

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