Melica mutica

Family:POACEAE
Species:Melica mutica Walter
Common Name:TWOFLOWER MELICGRASS
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Status:Native
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

FamilyPOACEAE
Genus Melica
Species Melica mutica Walter - TWOFLOWER MELICGRASS

Citation

Citation MELICA MUTICA Walter, Fl. Carol. 78. 1788.
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Type: SOUTH CAROLINA: Horry Co.: Myrtle Beach, 11 Apr 1932, Griscom 511 (neotype: GH; isoneotypes: BH, CA, CAS, DUKE, F, GA, MICH, MO, NCU, NY, PH). Neotypified by D. B. Ward, J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas 2: 481. 2008.

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Bay FLAS  
Calhoun FSU  
Citrus USF  
Clay USF  
Duval GA-Lit Lit-GA: Zomlefer et al., J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas 1: 1174. 2007.
Escambia FLAS  
Flagler FLAS  
Franklin FSU  
Gadsden USF  
Hernando USF  
Jackson USF  
Jefferson FSU  
Leon USF  
Levy USF  
Liberty USF  
Marion FLAS  
Okaloosa USF  
Putnam FLAS  
St. Johns USF  
Taylor FSU  
Wakulla FLAS  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Melica diffusa Melica diffusa Pursh, Fl. Amer. Sept. 77. 1814. TYPE: "Virginia and Carolina",
Melica glabra Melica glabra Michaux, Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 62. 1803. TYPE: "Virginia ad Floridam"
Melica mutica forma diffusa Melica mutica Walter, forma diffusa (Pursh) Fernald, Rhodora 41: 501. 1939.BASIONYM: Melica diffusa Pursh 1814. 
Melica mutica var. glabra Melica mutica Walter, var. glabra (Michaux) A. Gray, Manual, ed. 5. 626. 1867.BASIONYM: Melica glabra Michaux 1803. 
Melica rariflora Melica rariflora Schreber, Beschr. Graes. 2: 157. 1810, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Melica glabra Michaux 1803. 
Melica muhlenbergiana Melica muhlenbergiana Schultes, Mant. 2: 294. 1824.BASIONYM: Melica racemosa Muhlenberg 1817, non Thunberg 1794. 
Melica mutica var. diffusa Melica mutica Walter, var. diffusa (Pursh) A. Gray, Manual, ed. 5. 626. 1867.BASIONYM: Melica diffusa Pursh 1814. 
Melica racemosa Melica racemosa Muhlenberg, Descr. Gram. 88. 1817, non Thunberg 1794.  
Melica speciosa Melica speciosa Muhlenberg, Descr. Gram. 87. 1817. TYPE: PENNSYLVANIA: Without data, Muhlenberg s.n. (holotype: PH; isotypes: M, US(fragm)).