⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-30401420, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Melochia corchorifolia L..
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 30401420) with original publication details: Gen. Hist. 1: 488 488 1831.