Lipochaeta micrantha (Nutt.) A. Gray var. exigua (O. Deg. & Sherff) Gardner, Rhodora 81: 325. 1979. Flora of the Hawaiian Islands --Basionym
Type Information
Lipochaeta exigua O. Deg. & Sherff , in Sherff, Amer. J. Bot. 28: 30 1941.
Kaua`i: Nawiliwili, 0.75 mi SW of Hokunui, on grassy, shrubby summit ridge. 8 January 1940. O. Degener and E. OrdoƱez 12610.
Holotype [F]. Isotype(s) [B, BISH!, F! [2], G, GH, MASS!, MO! [2], NY [5, mfc!], UC [3], US! [4]].

Note: Sherff cited "3 type sheets," and the one annotated by him as "1st of 3 sheets of Type!" is taken to be the holotype. Gardner's (1979) lectotypification is superfluous.

=Melanthera micrantha subsp. exigua
*Verification: W.L. Wagner.

*Verification: W.L. Wagner.