Cliftoniamonophylla is the name of a species, part of the genus Cliftonia.
This name is an alternative combination by Britton of an original description of species by Lam. under the rules of the International Code of Nomenclature for algae, fungi, and plants (ICN / commonly called the botany code)..
Pteleamonophylla Lam.Pteleamonophylla is the combination used by Lam. in the original description of the species.