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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Melica humilis Boiss., Voy. Bot. Espagne 2: 662 (1844).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Melica cupani Guss., Fl. Sicul. Prodr., Suppl.: 17 (1832).
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 cupani f. humilis (Boiss.) W.Hempel, Feddes Repert. 122: 115 (2012).

Melica cupani subsp. humilis (Boiss.) W.Hempel, Feddes Repert. 122: 114 (2012).

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