⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-30400525, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Melochia arenosa Benth..
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 30400525) with original publication details: Trans. Linn. Soc. London, Bot. 4: 317 317 1895.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:156958-2.