⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-21500349, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Heliconia stricta Huber.
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 21500349) with original publication details: Fl. Flum. 3: pl. 19. 1827. .