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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Melinis P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 54 (1812).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Africa, Arabian Pen.
(13) ita (20) egy MOR WSA (21) cny CVI mdr 22 BEN BKN GHA GUI IVO LBR MTN NGA NGR SEN SIE TOG 23 BUR CAF CMN CON EQG GAB GGI RWA ZAI 24 CHA DJI ERI ETH SOC SOM SUD 25 KEN TAN UGA 26 ANG MLW MOZ ZAM ZIM 27 BOT CPP CPV LES NAM NAT OFS SWZ TVL (28) asc sth 29 ALD cgs MAU MDG ROD SEY 35 KUW OMA SAU YEM (36) chc chs (38) kzn nns tai (40) ass ban ehm ind pak srl whm (41) lao mya scs tha vie (42) jaw lsi mly mol phi sum xms (43) nwg sol (50) nfk (51) nzn (60) fij gil nru nue nwc ton wal (61) coo eas lin mrq sci tua (62) crl mrn mrs (63) haw (76) ari cal (77) nwm tex (78) ala fla geo lou mry nca (79) mxc mxe mxg mxi mxn mxs mxt (80) blz cos cpi els gua hon nic pan (81) aru bah cay cub dom hai jam lee nla pue trt vna win (82) guy sur ven (83) bol clm ecu gal per (84) bzc bze bzl bzn bzs (85) age agw par uru
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.
Original Compiler: R.Govaerts