⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-397944, and has not been changed.
This name is a synonym of Melica smithii (Porter) Vasey.
The record derives from WCSP which reports it as a synonym (record 397944) with original publication details: Manual ed. 5: 640 1867.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:391772-1.