⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2508045, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Melochia pyramidata L..
The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Brooklyn Bot. Gard. Mem. 1: 69 1918.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:163218-2.