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Family: Musaceae  Juss., nom. cons.

Family number: 741. Last updated: 17-Jan-2003.
Number of accepted genera: 2.
Type genus: Musa L.
Comment: monocot family.

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References for family:

  • Liu, A.-Z. et al. 2010. Phylogenetic analyses of the banana family (Musaceae) based on nuclear ribosomal (ITS) and chloroplast (trnL-F) evidence. Taxon 59:20–28.
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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/family.pl?741 (22 October 2014)

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