Pelea storeyana H. St. John & E.P. Hume , in St. John, Lloydia 7: 271. 1944.
Type information:
Holotype [B]. J. M. Lydgate s.n.. December 1870. O`ahu: Mt. Ka`ala, Makaleha, or Waialua.

Note: See neotypification

=Melicope christophersenii
Note: See neotypification

*Verification: R.K. Shannon.

Pelea storeyana H. St. John & E.P. Hume , in St. John, Lloydia 7: 271. 1944.
Type information:
Neotype [CU]. H. Mann and W.T. Brigham s.n.. 1864- 1865. O`ahu: Ka`ala Mts..
Neotypified in Stone. Phan. Monogr. 3: 118. 1969. Isoneotype(s) [BISH!].

Note: Stone stated that he had been unable to find any duplicates of the Lydgate collection, that the Mann & Brigham collection corresponds well with the description, and that it was so far the only specimen of this species to be collected since Hillebrand and Lydgate's day. RKS examined the specimen at BISH

=Melicope christophersenii
Note: Stone stated that he had been unable to find any duplicates of the Lydgate collection, that the Mann & Brigham collection corresponds well with the description, and that it was so far the only specimen of this species to be collected since Hillebrand and Lydgate's day. RKS examined the specimen at BISH

*Verification: R.K. Shannon.