Phyllostegia brevidens A. Gray var. hirsutula (Hillebr.) Sherff, Amer. J. Bot. 21: 699. 1934. Flora of the Hawaiian Islands --Basionym
Type Information
Phyllostegia grandiflora (Gaudich.) Benth. var. hirsutula Hillebr., Fl. Hawaiian Isl. 349 1888.
Maui: West Maui, in forests. s.d.. E. Bishop 76.
Holotype [B].
=Phyllostegia ambigua

*Verification: Wagner, W.L. 1999. Novon 9:265-279.
---------------------

Phyllostegia grandiflora (Gaudich.) Benth. var. hirsutula Hillebr., Fl. Hawaiian Isl. 349 1888.
Maui: West Maui, mauka of McGregor, rain forest. 9 March 1952. O. Degener, Tam and Tousley, & Barber 22024.
Neotype [F]. Isoneotype(s) [BISH!, US!]. Neotypified in Sherff. Bot. Leaflets 8: 18. 1953.

Note: Sherff designated Degener specimen as lectotype, but it must be taken as a neotype. Sherff should have demonstrated that there was no authentic material extant. Photo of holotype (B, presumably destroyed) at F.

=Phyllostegia ambigua
*Verification: Wagner, W.L. 1999. Novon 9:265-279.
---------------------


*Verification: Wagner, W.L. 1999. Novon 9:265-279.