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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Palicourea capitata (Ruiz & Pav.) Borhidi, Acta Bot. Hung. 53: 243 (2011).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Palicourea violacea (Aubl.) A.Rich., Mém. Rubiac.: 95 (1829).
Family: Rubiaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Psychotria capitata Ruiz & Pav., Fl. Peruv. 2: 59 (1799).

Cephaelis peruviana Spreng., Syst. Veg. 1: 749 (1824), nom. superfl.

Uragoga capitata (Ruiz & Pav.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 959 (1891).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts