Melicope obovata (H. St. John) T.G. Hartley & B.C. Stone , Taxon 38: 121. 1989.
*Verification: R.K. Shannon.

Type Information
Basionym: Pelea obovata H. St. John , Lloydia 7: 272 1944.
s.d.. Lydgate 109.
Holotype [B].
Note: Judging from the photo at BISH, the holoytpe is a mixed collection with a Hillebrand collection from Makawao.
*Verification: R.K. Shannon, W.L. Wagner.