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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Melica persica subsp. canescens (Regel) P.H.Davis, Fl. Turkey 9: 534 (1985).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Melica persica Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 351 (1830).
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 var. canescens Regel, Descr. Pl. Nov. 8: 88 (1880).

Melica canescens (Regel) Lavrenko ex Nevski, Trudy Sredne-Aziatsk. Gosud. Univ., Ser. 8b, Bot. 17: 10 (1934).

Melica jacquemontii subsp. canescens (Regel) Bor, Fl. Iranica 70: 257 (1970).

Melica jacquemontii f. canescens (Regel) W.Hempel, Feddes Repert. 122: 118 (2012).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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