Flora of the Hawaiian Islands --Basionym Type Information Kadua foliosa Hillebr. , Fl. Hawaiian Isl. 164 1888.
Maui: Haleakala. August 1870. W. Hillebrand and J.M. Lydgate s.n..
[BISH!, MEL [photo BISH]]. Lectotypified in Fosberg. Bernice P. Bishop Mus. Bull. 174: 45. 1943.
Note: Fosberg effectively lectotypified. BISH sheet has neither date nor collector on label, and give locality as Haleakala, whereas Hillebrand give locality as "E. Maui! at heights of about 4000 ft."