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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Melica ciliata var. brachyantha Hack., Bull. Soc. Bot. France 32: 396 (1885).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Melica ciliata 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 cretica subsp. brachyantha (Hack.) W.Hempel, Feddes Repert. 122: 107 (2012).

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