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 50002587) with original publication details: Fl. Bras. 7: 207 1869.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:270458-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50002587.