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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Melica micrantha Boiss. & Hohen. in P.E.Boissier, Diagn. Pl. Orient. 13: 53 (1854).

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. micrantha (Boiss. & Hohen.) Boiss., Fl. Orient. 5: 589 (1884).

Melica ciliata subsp. micrantha (Boiss. & Hohen.) Soják, Cas. Nár. Mus., Odd. Prír. 151: 14 (1982).

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