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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Melica bulbosa var. spectabilis (Scribn.) B.Boivin, Phytologia 43: 106 (1979).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Melica spectabilis Scribn., Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 37: 45 (1885).
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 spectabilis Scribn., Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 37: 45 (1885).

Bromelica spectabilis (Scribn.) W.A.Weber, Phytologia 55: 9 (1984).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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