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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Melica nutans L., Sp. Pl.: 66 (1753).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Temp. Eurasia
10 DEN FIN GRB NOR SWE 11 AUT BGM CZE GER HUN net POL SWI 12 FRA SPA 13 BUL GRC ITA ROM TUE YUG 14 BLR BLT KRY RUC RUE RUN RUS RUW UKR 30 ALT BRY IRK KRA WSB YAK 31 AMU KAM KHA KUR PRM SAK 32 KAZ KGZ TZK UZB 33 NCS TCS 36 CHM CHX 37 MON 38 JAP KOR 40 WHM
Lifeform: Hemicr. or rhizome geophyte
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.
Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova