Straussia mariniana (Cham. & Schltdl.) A. Gray , Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 4: 43. 1858 [Apr].
Flora of the Hawaiian Islands --Basionym Type Information Coffea mariniana Cham. & Schltdl. , Linnaea 4: 35 1829.
O`ahu: Kae`leku, W branch, near trail. 1 June 1933. G.W. Russ s.n..
[BISH]. Neotypified in Sohmer. Lyonia 1: 141. 1977.
Note: According to Sohmer (1977), the type specimen had been borrowed from LE by F. R. Fosberg shortly before World War II. He returned it to the Soviet embassy after the war for transport back to Leningrad. The specimen has been lost to view since then.