African Plant Database

Melica major Parl.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Ital. 1: 305 (1848)
Information on the genus : Melica
Statuts nomenclatural : illegitimate name
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Melica arrecta Kunze
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Melica arrecta Kunze (1846)
=Melica minuta subsp. arrecta (Kunze) Breistr. (1940)
=Melica minuta subsp. major (Parl.) Trab. (1895)
=Melica pyramidalis auct.

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Battandier, J.A & L.C. Trabut (1884). Flore d'Alger et Catalogue des plantes d'Algérie. [Monocot.1]
  • SENNEN, F. & F. MAURICIO (1933). Catàlogo de la Flora del Rif Oriental y principalmente de las cabilas limítrofes con Melilla.
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Record n°159068 created 2008-12-05 - modified 2009-10-08
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