⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-6300792, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Spergula grandis Pers..
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 6300792) with original publication details: Fl. Bras. Merid. (quarto ed.) 2: 177 177 1829.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:158911-1.