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Taxon: Musa basjoo Siebold & Zucc. ex Iinuma

 
Genus: Musa
Section: Musa
Family: Musaceae
Nomen number: 24710
Place of publication: Sintei Somoku dzusetsu ed. 2, 3: t. 1. 1874 (Siebold, Verh. Batav. Genootsch. Kunsten 12:18. 1830, nom. nud.)
Link to protologue:
Comment: lack of valid publication by Siebold verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 27-Feb-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 07-Jan-2014
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Japanese banana  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • Japanese fibre banana  (Source: Krussmann) - English
  • japanische Faserbanane  (Source: Dict Rehm) - German
  • bashō  (Source: Mansf Ency) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • ba jiao  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental; ornamental
  • Materials: fiber
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China (s.)


    Cultivated

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan

    Europe
    • Europe

    Northern America
    • North America


    Naturalized

    Asia-Temperate
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan [Ryukyu Islands]


    Other (exact native range obscure)

References:

  1. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  2. Constantine, D. The genus Musa - an annotated list of species (on-line resource). (Gen Musa)
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage (Zander ed17)
  4. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen (Zander Ency)
  5. Govaerts, R. World checklist of selected plant families (on-line resource). (World Checkl Sel Fam)
  6. Häkkinen, M. 2013. Reappraisal of sectional taxonomy in Musa (Musaceae) (Taxon) 62:809-813.
  7. Häkkinen, M. & H. Väre 2008. Typification and check-list of Musa L. names (Musaceae) with nomenclatural notes (Adansonia) sér. 3, 30:98.
  8. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6 (Mansf Ency)
  9. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening (Dict Gard)
  10. Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976) (Krussmann)
  11. Li, L.-F. et al. 2010. Molecular phylogeny and systematics of the banana family (Musaceae) inferred from multiple nuclear and chloroplast DNA fragments, with a special reference to the genus Musa Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 57:1-10.
  12. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  13. Liu, A.-Z. et al. 2002. Taxonomic notes on wild bananas (Musa) from China Bot. Bull. Acad. Sin. 43:80.
  14. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  15. Moore, H. E., Jr. 1957. Musa and Ensete the cultivated bananas (Baileya) 5:179.
  16. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  17. Ploetz, R. C. et al. 2007. Banana and plantain - an overview with emphasis on Pacific island cultivars. Musaceae (banana family) (Trad Tree Init) 3-27.
  18. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  19. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants (Dict Rehm)
  20. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)
  21. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Musa basjoo Siebold & Zucc. ex Iinuma :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=24710. Accessed 21 May 2019.