Monographs Details: Macleania nitida auct. non (Kunth in H.B.K.) Hoerold
Authority: Luteyn, James L. 1986. New species of Ceratostema (Ericaceae: Vaccinieae) from the northern Andes. J. Arnold Arbor. 67: 485-492.
Family:Ericaceae
Discussion:Taxonomic notes: see A. C. Smith (1932).