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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Melica aquatica (L.) Loisel., Fl. Gall., ed. 2, 1: 59 (1828), nom. illeg.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Catabrosa aquatica (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 97 (1812).
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:

* Aira aquatica L., Sp. Pl.: 64 (1753).

Poa dulcis Salisb., Prodr. Stirp. Chap. Allerton: 20 (1796).

Molinia aquatica (L.) Wibel, Prim. Fl. Werth.: 116 (1799).

Poa airoides Koeler, Descr. Gramin.: 194 (1802), nom. superfl.

Catabrosa aquatica (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 97 (1812).

Glyceria aquatica (L.) J.Presl & C.Presl, Fl. Cech.: 25 (1819).

Hydrochloa airoides Hartm., Gen. Gram.: 8 (1819).

Colpodium aquaticum (L.) Trin., Fund. Agrost.: 136 (1820).

Diarrhena aquatica (L.) Raspail, Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 5: 447 (1825).

Glyceria airoides (Hartm.) Rchb. in J.C.Mössler, Handb. Gewächsk. ed. 2, 3: 1827 (1830), nom. superfl.

Glyceria catabrosa Klett & Richt., Fl. Leipzig: 96 (1830), nom. superfl.

Catabrosa airoides Chevall., Fl. Gén. Env. Paris, ed. 2, 2: 182 (1836), nom. superfl.

Festuca airoides Mutel, Fl. Franç. Herbor. 4: 115 (1837), nom. illeg.

Glyceria dulcis (Salisb.) Holmb., Bot. Not. 1919: 97 (1919), nom. superfl.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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