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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Melica mutica var. parviflora Porter, Syn. Fl. Colorado: 149 (1874).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Melica porteri Scribn., Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 37: 44 (1885).
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 porteri Scribn., Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 37: 44 (1885).

Melica parviflora (Porter) Scribn., Mem. Torrey Bot. Club 5: 50 (1894), nom. superfl.

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