⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-29606725, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Melananthus multiflorus Carvalho.
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 29606725) with original publication details: Prodr. 10: 195 195 1846.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:817952-1.