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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Melica transsilvanica subsp. atropatana (Schischk.) Tzvelev, Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 10: 85 (1973).

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 atropatana Schischk., Byull. Gosud. Muz. Gruzii 1920-2(1): 1 (1922).

Melica persica subsp. atropatana (Schischk.) Tzvelev, Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 10: 85 (1973).

Melica persica f. atropatana (Schischk.) W.Hempel, Feddes Repert. 122: 125 (2012).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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