Pelea adscendens H. St. John & E.P. Hume , in St. John, Lloydia 7: 274. 1944.
Type information:
Holotype [BISH]. C.N. Forbes 2100.M. 24 March 1920. Maui: East Maui, S slope of Haleakala, Auwahi [Auahi]. Isotype(s) [BISH! [2], US!].

Note: RKS examined specimens at BISH

=Melicope adscendens
Note: RKS examined specimens at BISH

*Verification: R.K. Shannon.