⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-50337867, and has not been changed.
This name is a synonym of Ruellia elegans Poir..
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 50337867) with original publication details: Fl. Bras. 9: 62 62 1847.