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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Melica cretica var. major W.Hempel, Feddes Repert. 122: 108 (2012).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Melica ciliata L., Sp. Pl.: 66 (1753).
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 ciliata f. major Heldr. ex Papp, Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 65: 303 (1932), nom. illeg.

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts