Type Information
Sanicula sandwicensis A. Gray , U. S. Expl. Exped., Phan. 705 1854.
Hawai`i, Mouna [Mauna] Loa. 8000 ft. 1840. U. S. Expl. Exped. s.n..
Lectotype [US]. Isolectotype(s) [BISH, GH]. Lectotypified in H. St. John. Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 108: 59. 1986.
Note: Additional syntype: Maui, East Maui, mountains. St John deduced this type as from Hawai`i based on morphology of the specimen. He didn't find a sheet from Maui. BISH isolectotype on loan 9/97 (RKS).
*Verification: W.L. Wagner, D.M. Mix.

Sanicula sandwicensis A. Gray var. lobata Hillebr. ex Wolff, Pflanzenr. IV. 228 (Heft 61): 71 1913.
Maui, West Maui, "auf dem Gipfel des Eeka" [`Eke]. 1851- 1871. Hillebrand s.n..
Holotype [B]. Isotype(s) [BISH! [2]].

Note: According to St. John (1986), this collection was really made on Pu`u Kukui. BISH isotypes ex herb. Lydgate, with label provided by Forbes; both Wolff and St. John (1986) indicate that Hillebrand was the sole collector. One of the BISH isotypes on loan 9/97 (RKS).
*Verification: R.K. Shannon.