Type Information
Sicyos hispidus Hillebr. , Fl. Hawaiian Isl. 136 1888.
Maui, East Maui, Kula. 1851- 1871. Hillebrand s.n..
Holotype [B]. Isotype(s) [BISH!, K!].
Note: The BISH sheet has the label printed by C. N. Forbes for Lydgate's herbarium stating the collectors as Hillebrand and Lydgate, but Hillebrand did not give Lydgate as one of the collectors.
*Verification: Wagner, W.L. & R.K. Shannon. 1999. Novon 9:441-447.