Eugenia cordata (Sw.) DC. var. sintenisii (Kiaersk.) Krug & Urb. (Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 19: 656. 1895.)
Localities: West Indies (endemic), Lesser Antilles (native) [Antigua, Grenada, Barbuda, Dominica, the Grenadines, Martinique, Saba, St. Eustatius, St. Kitts, St. Lucia, St. Vincent], Greater Antilles [ Puerto Rico (native)[], Virgin Islands (native) ( St. Croix, St. Thomas, ) ],
Common Names: Murta (Puerto Rico), White wattle (L. Antilles), Zicaque (L. Antilles),
Synonyms: Eugenia sessiliflora sensu DC., non Vahl (Prodr. 3: 273. 1828.), Eugenia sintenisii Krug & Urb. (Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 19: 650. 1895.), Eugenia sintenisii Kiaersk. (Bot. Tidsskr. 17: 263. 1890.), Myrtus sintenisii Kiaersk. (Bot. Tidsskr. 17: 285. 1890.),
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