Pelea grandifolia (Hillebr.) H. St. John & E.P. Hume var. ovalifolia (Hillebr.) H. St. John, Lloydia 7: 268. 1944. Flora of the Hawaiian Islands --Basionym
Type Information
Pelea volcanica A. Gray var. ovalifolia Hillebr., Fl. Hawaiian Isl. 67 1888.
Maui: East Maui, Haleakala south slope. 1858. W. Hillebrand s.n..
Lectotype [B]. Isotype(s) [B [PD, photo BISH!, fragment BISH!]]. Lectotypified in Stone. Phan. Monogr. 3: 89. 1969.

Note: Syntypes: 239 (K, US!)

=Melicope volcanica
*Verification: R.K. Shannon, W.L. Wagner.

*Verification: D.M. Mix.