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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Melica ramosa subsp. major (Sm.) W.Hempel, Candollea 31: 235 (1976).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Melica minuta L., Mant. Pl. 1: 32 (1767).
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 major Sm. in J.Sibthorp & J.E.Smith, Fl. Graec. Prodr. 1: 51 (1806).

Melica minuta subsp. major (Sm.) Trab. in J.A.Battandier & L.C.Trabut, Fl. Algérie, Monocot.: 202 (1895).

Dalucum majus (Sm.) Bubani, Fl. Pyren. 4: 352 (1901).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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