This name is a synonym of Maripa violacea (Aubl.) Ooststr. ex Lanj. & Uittien.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50002584) with original publication details: Hist. Pl. Guiane 1: 141, t. 54 1775.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:270656-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50002584.