Callisia fragrans (Lindl.) Woodson (Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 29: 154. 1942)
Localities: West Indies (exotic), Lesser Antilles (exotic) [St. Lucia, St. Martin, ], Greater Antilles [Jamaica (exotic), Hispaniola (exotic,)[], Puerto Rico (naturalized)[ Vieques], Virgin Islands (exotic) (Guana Islands, St. Croix, St. John, Tortola, ) ], North America (exotic), Mexico (native), Central America (native),
Synonyms: Spironema fragrans Lindl. (Edwards's Bot. Reg. 26: t. 47. 1840.),
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