Melicope cruciata (A. Heller) T.G. Hartley & B.C. Stone , Taxon 38: 121. 1989.
*Verification: R.K. Shannon.

Type Information
Basionym: Pelea cruciata A. Heller , Minnesota Bot. Stud. 1: 839 1897.
Kaua`i, Kaholuamanoa [Kaholuamanu], above Waimea. 10-16 September 1895. Heller 2809.
Holotype [MIN]. Isotype(s) [A, AC, E, GH, K, MO, NY [mfc!], P, US!].
Note: Stone (1969) erroneously cited the US sheet as the holotype; he did not cite a MIN sheet. Heller did not cite a date. We have no evidence that any collections with this number were made on other dates.
*Verification: Wagner, W.L. & R.K. Shannon. 1999. Brittonia 51:422-438.