Taxon  Report   5397 
Melica geyeri  Munro  var. aristulata  J. T. Howell  (not an active name)
Geyer's onion grass,  Geyer's oniongrass
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Melica geyeri var. aristulata, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California.

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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Melica
Parent Record Melica geyeri
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ICPN accepted name: Melica geyeri
NOTE: Melica geyeri var. aristulata is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jun 23, 2018).

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