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Taxon: Melica californica Scribn.

 
Genus: Melica
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Meliceae
Nomen number: 414937
Place of publication: Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 1885[37]:46, t. 1, fig. 6. 1885
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 13-Sep-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 05-Mar-2015
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 9 (9 active, 3 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • California melic  (Source: F CalifJep) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Oregon (e.)]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California]


References:

  1. Chase, A. & C. D. Niles, comps. Index to grass species. (Smiths Grass)
  2. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  3. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  4. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)

Check other web resources for Melica californica Scribn. :

Images:

  • Florets: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=414937. Accessed 24 March 2019.