⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-30400115, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Melochia pyramidata var. pyramidata .
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 30400115) with original publication details: Select. Stirp. Amer. Hist. 194 194 1763.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:824461-1.