Nania macropus (Hook. & Arn.) Kuntze , Revis. gen. pl. 1: 242. 1891. Flora of the Hawaiian Islands --Basionym
Type Information
Metrosideros macropus Hook. & Arn. , Bot. Beechey Voy. 83 1832.
O`ahu: Ko`olau Range. May 1825. J. Macrae.
Lectotype [K].

Note: Have seen Macrae specimen at K. Hooker and Arnott do not cite specimens, but say description was partly based on "specimens collected by Mr. Macrae."

=Metrosideros macropus
*Verification: None.
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*Verification: D.M. Mix.

Nania macropus (Hook. & Arn.) Kuntze var. microphylla H. Lév., Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 10: 149. 1911.
Type information:
Holotype [?]. U. Faurie 26. November 1909. Kaua`i: Koloa.
=Metrosideros polymorpha var. glaberrima

*Verification: None.