Melanthera fauriei (H. Lév.) W.L. Wagner & H. Rob. , Brittonia 53: (in press). 2001.
*Verification: W.L. Wagner.

Type Information
Basionym: Lipochaeta fauriei H. Lév. , Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 10: 122 1911.
Kaua`i, Holokele [Olokele]. March 1910. Faurie 1012.
Holotype [P]. Isotype(s) [BM].
Note: Sherff labeled the photo of the P sheet as "cotype," but in his monograph (1935) he made it clear that he did not know where the holotype was and that he was not sure whether the P sheet was a "cotype" or the holotype. BM isotype cited by Lauener (1980).
*Verification: W.L. Wagner, R.K. Shannon.
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