⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2503867, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Malvaviscus arboreus Cav..
The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Nov. Gen. Sp. 5: 286 1822.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:562234-1.