⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-2602337, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Metastelma occidentale (Spreng.) Alain.
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 2602337) with original publication details: Neue Entdeck. Pflanzenk. 3: 34-35 34 1822.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:284810-2.