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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Melica laxiflora Boiss. & Blanche in P.E.Boissier, Fl. Orient. 5: 589 (1884), pro syn.

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 ciliata var. laxiflora (Boiss. & Blanche) Papp, Acad. Romāna, Mem. Sect. Sti. 12: 207 (1937), not validly publ.

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