Pleomele forbesii O. Deg. , Fl. Hawaiiensis, fam. 68. Pleomele forbesii. 1932.
Type information:
Holotype [BISH]. O. Degener and K.K. Park 4195. 28 September 1930. O`ahu: Wai`anae Mountains, valley E of Kawaihapai. Isotype(s) [NY [mfc!]].

Note: The citation of "Dracaena forbesii sp. nov." that precedes the diagnosis is an error; it is clear that Pleomele forbesii is the name that was accepted by Degener. NY sheet labeled "Cotype" in Degener's hand.

=Chrysodracon forbesii
Note: The citation of "Dracaena forbesii sp. nov." that precedes the diagnosis is an error; it is clear that Pleomele forbesii is the name that was accepted by Degener. NY sheet labeled "Cotype" in Degener's hand.

*Verification: R.K. Shannon.