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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Melica calycina (J.Presl) Raspail, Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 5: 443 (1825).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Poa calycina (J.Presl) Kunth, Enum. Pl. 1: 326 (1833).
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:

* Brizopyrum calycinum J.Presl in C.B.Presl, Reliq. Haenk. 1: 281 (1830).

Poa calycina (J.Presl) Kunth, Enum. Pl. 1: 326 (1833).

Dissanthelium calycinum (J.Presl) Hitchc., J. Washington Acad. Sci. 13: 224 (1923).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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