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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Aira nutans (L.) Weber in F.H.Wiggers, Prim. Fl. Holsat.: 7 (1780).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Melica nutans L., Sp. Pl.: 66 (1753).
Family: Poaceae
The Poaceae generic classification system originated from the GrassBase database, originally based on Genera Graminum (1985). Work is in progress to update this to a new globally accepted and collaborative generic classification based on the latest research.
Homotypic Names:

* Melica nutans L., Sp. Pl.: 66 (1753).

Poa nutans (L.) Clairv., Man. Herbor. Suisse: 21 (1811), nom. illeg.

Dalucum nutans (L.) Bubani, Fl. Pyren. 4: 352 (1901).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova