Type Information
Myrsine lanaiensis Hillebr. , Fl. Hawaiian Isl. 281 1888.
Lana`i, in the scrub of the fore-hills. 1851- 1871. Hillebrand s.n..
Holotype [B].
Note: Holotype presumably destroyed.
*Verification: None.

Myrsine lanaiensis Hillebr. var. oahuensis Hosaka, Occas. Pap. Bernice P. Bishop Mus. 16(2): 63 1940.
O`ahu, Mt. Ka`ala, Makaha Valley. 12-19 February 1909. Forbes 1155.O.
Holotype [BISH]. Isotype(s) [BISH! [2], US!].

Note: Forbes's field notes indicate a range of collection dates from 11-20 February.
*Verification: R.K. Shannon.