Pelea volcanica A. Gray var. grandifolia Hillebr., Fl. Hawaiian Isl. 67. 1888.
Flora of the Hawaiian Islands --Basionym
Note: Syntypes: 1862 (B, photo BISH!); April 1871 (possibly a Lydgate collection), BISH!; K (number 250), cited by Stone as holotype. There are 2 sheets at MEL, photos at BISH.
*Verification: R.K. Shannon, W.L. Wagner.