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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Melica glabra Michx., Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 62 (1803).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Melica mutica Walter, Fl. Carol.: 78 (1788).
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 rariflora Schreb., Beschr. Gräs. 2: 157 (1810), nom. superfl.

Melica mutica var. glabra (Michx.) A.Gray, Manual, ed. 5: 626 (1867).

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