This name is a synonym of Veronica persica Poir..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 29202305) with original publication details: N. Fl. N. Amer. 4: 38 1838.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:811924-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-29202305.