⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-50201861, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Melochia pyramidata L..
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 50201861) with original publication details: Malvenfam. 10 10 1787.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:824588-1.