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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Melica scabrosa var. radula (Franch.) Papp, Acad. Româna, Mem. Sect. Sti. 12(Mem. 9): 237 (1937).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Melica radula Franch., Nouv. Arch. Mus. Hist. Nat., sér. 2, 7: 144 (1884).
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 radula Franch., Nouv. Arch. Mus. Hist. Nat., sér. 2, 7: 144 (1884).

Melica scabrosa subsp. radula (Franch.) W.Hempel, Feddes Repert. 122: 39 (2012).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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