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Taxon: Musa ornata Roxb.

 
Genus: Musa
Section: Musa
Family: Musaceae
Nomen number: 24729
Place of publication: Fl. ind. 2:488. 1824
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 27-Feb-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Sep-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 3 (3 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • flowering banana  (Source: Hortus 3) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Baileya 5:183. 1957; Hortus 3; Dict Gard); ornamental (fide Baileya 5:183. 1957; Hortus 3; Dict Gard)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bangladesh (possibly native)
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar (possibly native)


    Cultivated (widely cult. in tropics)

References:

  1. de Oliveira e Silva, S. et al. 2001. Banana breeding at Embrapa Crop Breed. Appl. Biotechnol. 1:399-436.
  2. Govaerts, R. World checklist of selected plant families (on-line resource). (World Checkl Sel Fam)
  3. Häkkinen, M. 2013. Reappraisal of sectional taxonomy in Musa (Musaceae) (Taxon) 62:809-813.
  4. Häkkinen, M. & H. Väre 2008. Typification and check-list of Musa L. names (Musaceae) with nomenclatural notes (Adansonia) sér. 3, 30:86.
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. 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.
  7. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  8. Moore, H. E., Jr. 1957. Musa and Ensete, the cultivated bananas (Baileya) 5:183.
  9. Ortiz, R. Chapter 6. Musa (Wild Crop Rel Trp Fr) 97-128.
  10. 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.
  11. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  12. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Musa ornata Roxb. :

  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=24729. Accessed 14 December 2018.