Kingdom: Plantae > Division: Tracheophyta > Class: Magnoliopsida > Order: Poales > Family: Poaceae > Genus: Melica > Species: Melica ciliata > See subspecies
Scientific name Source
Melica ciliata var. nebrodensis sensu ... Kerguélen M. (1993)
Melica ciliata subsp. taurica (K.Koch) Tzvelev Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (2001)
Melica ciliata subsp. ciliata L. Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (2001)
Melica ciliata subsp. monticola (Prokudin) Tzvelev Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (2001)
Melica ciliata subsp. magnolii (Gren. & Godr.) Husn. Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (2001)

Melica ciliata L.

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Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)

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Threat and conservation status

This species has not yet been assessed for the IUCN Red List

Natura 2000 sites

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Legal status

Not listed in legal texts

Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Wimper-Perlgras German Korneck, D., M. Schnittler & I. Vollmer
No synonyms available.

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
ITIS (accepted) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
NOBANIS: Melica ciliata European Network on Invasive Alien Species
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia

External data

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Released Coverage Envelope File
2015-12-11 France France reporting Habitas Directive 2014 corrected files Ile de France
2012-12-03 Finland Hab2009-2010 Fi_hab_rap_2009_2010.xml
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