Piriqueta cistoides (L.) Griseb. subsp. cistoides (Fl. Brit. W. I. 298. 1860.)
Localities: West Indies (native), Lesser Antilles (native) [], Greater Antilles [Jamaica (native), Cuba (native), Hispaniola (native)[ Dominican Republic, Haiti, Tortue,], Puerto Rico (native)[ Santiago,], ], North America (Mexico), Mexico (native), Central America (native), South America (native),
Common Names: Bouton d'or (L. Antilles),
Synonyms: Piriqueta caroliniana (Walter) Urb. var. exasperata Urb. (Jahrb. Königl. Bot. Gart. Berlin 2: 73. 1883.), Piriqueta ionidioides A. Rich. (in R. de la Sagra, Hist. Phys. Cuba, Pl. Vasc. 605. 1846), Piriqueta longifolia Bello (Anales Soc. Esp. Hist. Nat. 10: 275. 1881.), Piriqueta villosa O.F. Cook & G.N. Collins (Econ. Pl. Porto Rico 220. 1903.), Turnera cistoides L. (Sp. Pl., ed. 2, 387. 1762.),
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