First published in Fam. Pl. 2: 225 (1763), nom. superfl.
This name is a synonym of Spigelia
POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:
- Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325. [Cited as Spigelia.]
Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:
Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
- The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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