African Plant Database

Melica racemosa Thunb.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Prodr. Pl. Cap. 1: 21 (1794) 
Information on the genus : Melica
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Melica bolusii Stapf (1898)
=Melica brevifolia Stapf (1910)
=*Melica decumbens auct. sensu Gordon-Gray, non Thunb.
=Melica ovalis Nees (1841)
=Melica pumila Stapf (1898)
=Melica caffrorum Schrad. (1821)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht 0.3 - 0.5 m. Alt: 5 - 1500 m. Distribution: LES, EC, FS, GA, KN, MP, NC, WC
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 52292
Record n°52292
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