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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Melica fluitans (L.) Raspail, Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 5: 443 (1825).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Glyceria fluitans (L.) R.Br., Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland.: 179 (1810).
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:

* Festuca fluitans L., Sp. Pl.: 75 (1753).

Poa fluitans (L.) Scop., Fl. Carniol., ed. 2, 1: 73 (1771).

Glyceria fluitans (L.) R.Br., Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland.: 179 (1810).

Hydrochloa fluitans (L.) Hartm., Gen. Gram.: 8 (1819).

Molinia fluitans (L.) Hartm., Handb. Skand. Fl.: 56 (1820).

Glyceria denticulata Dumort., Observ. Gramin. Belg.: 107 (1824), nom. superfl.

Glyceria fluitans var. acutiflora Döll, Fl. Baden: 170 (1855), not validly publ.

Panicularia fluitans (L.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 782 (1891).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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