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Taxon: Musa acuminata Colla var. zebrina (Van Houtte ex Planch.) Nasution

Genus: Musa section: Musa
Family: Musaceae
Nomen number: 458145
Place of publication: J. Biol. Indonesia 1:282. 1993
Name verified on: 21-Dec-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 18-Nov-2009
No species priority site assigned.
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


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Economic importance:

  • Gene sources: progenitor of A-genome bananas   (fide Proc Natl Acad Sci 108:11315. 2011)

Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Malesia: Indonesia - Java

References:

  • Häkkinen, M. & H. Väre. 2008. Typification and check-list of Musa L. names (Musaceae) with nomenclatural notes. Adansonia sér. 3, 30:96.
  • Li, L.-F. et al. 2013. Origins and domestication of cultivated banana inferred from chloroplast and nuclear genes. PLoS One 8(11): e80502. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0080502. [as "subsp. zebrina"].
  • Perrier, X. et al. 2011. Multidisciplinary perspectives on banana (Musa spp.) domestication. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 108:11311–11318. [as "subsp. zebrina"].

Synonyms:


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  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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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.4/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?458145 (03 August 2015)

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