Flora of the Hawaiian Islands --Basionym Type Information Pelea parvifolia Hillebr. , Fl. Hawaiian Isl. 65 1888.
Maui: Mt. Eeka [`Eke], above Lahanai [?]. 5000 ft. August 1870. W. Hillebrand s.n..
Note: Not sure of spelling of locality (from label on BISH sheet); check photo, US sheet. RKS examined the specimen at BISH
*Verification: R.K. Shannon.
Note: Nom. illeg. When Hartley and Stone transferred Euodia parvifolia to Melicope, they proposed this name because M. parvifolia was pre-empted; however, the synonyms P. sessilis and P. apoda, both legitimate names, were not considered for the new combination. See Hartley, Allertonia 8: 288. 2001