This name is a synonym of Melochia corchorifolia L..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 19601756) with original publication details: Fl. Ind., ed. 1832 3: 170–171 1832.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-19601756.