Monographs Details: Diodia teres Walter subsp. teres
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1972. The botany of the Guayana Highland--part IX. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 23: 1-832.
Family:Rubiaceae
Discussion:Although D. teres shows integradation with the following subspecies, it can be separated from them in general by its usually broader leaves and longer fruits, as well as by the usually more intense lavender or lilac corollas.