Pelea knudsenii Hillebr. var. multiflora (Rock) Rock, Bot. Gaz. (Crawfordsville) 65: 266. 1918. Flora of the Hawaiian Islands --Basionym
Type Information
Pelea multiflora Rock , Coll. Hawaii Publ. Bull. 1: 14 1911.
Maui: East Maui, [district of] Kahikinui, [Haleakala], [lava fields of] Auahi. October 1910. J. F. Rock 8646.
Holotype [BISH]. Isotype(s) [BISH! [4], US].

Note: Publication gives collection date as Nov. 1910; four specimens at BISH say Oct. and one says Nov. RKS examined specimens at BISH

=Melicope knudsenii
*Verification: R.K. Shannon.

*Verification: D.M. Mix.