⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-267816, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Xyris subulata Ruiz & Pav..
The record derives from WCSP which reports it as a synonym (record 267816) with original publication details: Fl. Tellur. 2: 15 1837.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:871305-1.