Burmannia capitata (Walter ex J.F. Gmel.) Mart. (Nov. Gen. Sp. Pl. 1: 12. 1823.)
Localities: West Indies (native), Greater Antilles [Jamaica (native), Cuba (native), Hispaniola (native)[], Puerto Rico (native)[], ], North America (native), Mexico (native), Central America (native), South America (native),
Synonyms: Gyrotheca capitata (Walter ex J.F. Gmel.) Morong (Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 20: 472. 1893), Vogelia capitata Walter ex J.F. Gmel. (Syst. Nat. 2(1): 107. 1791.),
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