⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-2601827, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Metaplexis japonica (Thunb.) Makino.
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 2601827) with original publication details: Syst. Veg. 6: 111 111 1820.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:99586-1.