Lipochaeta minuscula O. Deg. & Sherff , in Sherff, Bot. Leafl. 9: 9. 1954.
Type information:
Holotype [F]. O. Degener 21660. 15 June 1947. O`ahu: on ridge N of Kolekole Pass. Isotype(s) [BISH!].

Note: Gardner (1979) lectotypified on BISH sheet, but Sherff clearly cited F sheet as the type; Gardner did not even cite a sheet from F, and his lectotypification is superfluous.

=Melanthera tenuis
Note: Gardner (1979) lectotypified on BISH sheet, but Sherff clearly cited F sheet as the type; Gardner did not even cite a sheet from F, and his lectotypification is superfluous.

*Verification: W.L. Wagner.