Published in Icon. Pl. Rar. (Jacquin) 3: 16 (t600) in 1790.
Basionym of Stenorrhynchos speciosum (Jacq.) Rich. ex Spreng.
Also published in Bot. Repos. 1: 3 in 1797:
This is the only species yet in England, and was introduced from the island of Jamaica, about the year 1793, by the Hon. Mrs. Barrington.