This taxon name is current. The available references for this name are:
Physalis minima L. is a misapplied name of Physalis angulata L.
Reason Fide D. Symon in litt. 30/10/2000
Physalis lanceifolia Nees is a taxonomic synonym.
Reason See L. Brako & J.L. Zarucchi in Catalogue of Flowering Plants and Gymnosperms of Peru 114 (1993)
See also: A longer explanation of these and other terms in our Plant Names Primer.
A taxon name that is no longer current will retain its ‘Threatened’, ‘Extinct’, or ‘Extinct in the Wild’ status until a new name has been published in a Biodiversity Conservation Order.