As so far nobody considered the name Mussaenda schimperi Hochst. to be validly published, combinations of the superfluous name Vignaldia schimperiana A.Rich. became in use. The correct combination for this species in Pentas and that for one subspecies is presented here.

Rubiaceae, Pentas, Schimper, Africa, Ethiopia, nomenclature
Blumea: Biodiversity, Evolution and Biogeography of Plants

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Naturalis journals & series

Wieringa, J.J. (2008). The correct name for Pentas schimperiana is Pentas schimperi (Rubiaceae). Blumea: Biodiversity, Evolution and Biogeography of Plants, 53(3), 566–568.