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Taxon: Musa lolodensis Cheesman

Genus: Musa section: Australimusa
Family: Musaceae
Nomen number: 24724
Place of publication: Kew Bull. 1950:27. 1950
Name verified on: 27-Feb-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 01-Jun-2011
No species priority site assigned.


Economic importance:

  • Gene sources: primary genetic relative of edible Fe'i bananas   (fide IPGRI-INIBAP 2006.)
  • Gene sources: probable progenitor of edible Fe'i bananas   (fide IPGRI-INIBAP 2006.)

Distributional range:

    Malesia: Indonesia - Irian Jaya, Moluccas [Halmahera]; Papua New Guinea [n.w.]



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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: (22 May 2015)

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