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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Melica hirta Phil., Linnaea 33: 292 (1864).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Melica longiflora Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 290 (1854).
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 laxiflora var. hirta (Phil.) Papp, Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 25: 117 (1928).

Melica laxiflora f. hirta (Phil.) W.Hempel, Feddes Repert. 84: 555 (1973).

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