The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on )
which reports it as an accepted name (record
50305696) with original publication details: Sitzungsber. Math.-Phys. Cl. Königl. Bayer. Akad. Wiss. München 471 1753.
* The status of this record (as well as of any names linked with it) has been modified as part of procedures used to resolve data conflicts detected in the supplied data sets.
This name record (from Tropicos) was not included in version 1 of The Plant List. It is possible the same name was included from a different data source, to check this you can search for Myrtus communis in version 1 of The Plant List.