[quote: ] (Desc. Pinus)
Published in Descr. Pinus v.2 t.6 p.7 App in 1824.
This plant is a native of the province of Minas Geraes in Brazil, where it was discovered by my excellent friend, Dr. Martins, to whom I am indebted for the specimen represented in the plate.
Basionym: Cassine gongonha Mart.
Unresolved name (PlantList) but Tropicos says the accepted name is Citronella gongonha (Mart.) R.A.Howard.