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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Melica persica subsp. cupani (Guss.) P.H.Davis, Fl. Turkey 9: 535 (1985).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Melica cupani Guss., Fl. Sicul. Prodr., Suppl.: 17 (1832).
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 Guss., Fl. Sicul. Prodr., Suppl.: 17 (1832).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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