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
Typification:
Name Verified on: 27-Feb-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 07-Jan-2014
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 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 (fide Hortus 3; Dict Gard; Baileya 5:179. 1957)
  • Gene sources: potential for cold tolerance in banana (fide IPGRI-INIBAP 2006)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of banana (based on affinities to A- and B-genome Musa fide Mol Phylogenet Evol 57:8. 2010)
  • Materials: fiber (fide Hortus 3; Baileya 5:179. 1957)
  • 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. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  4. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (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. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  9. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  10. Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (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. Lusty, C. et al. Global conservation strategy for Musa (banana and plantain). 2006 (IPGRI-INIBAP 2006)
  15. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  16. Moore, H. E., Jr. 1957. Musa and Ensete the cultivated bananas (Baileya) 5:179.
  17. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  18. 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.
  19. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  20. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  21. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)
  22. 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 :


Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=24710. Accessed 25 April 2018.