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Taxon: Musa troglodytarum L.

 
Genus: Musa
Section: Callimusa
Family: Musaceae
Nomen number: 312416
Place of publication: Sp. pl. ed. 2, 2:1478. 1763 "Troglodylarum"
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11834865
Comment: a poorly understood group of cultivated bananas of uncertain origins
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 30-Oct-1990 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 3 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea (probably native), Solomon Islands (probably native)


    Cultivated (cult. in s. Oceania)

    Naturalized

    Asia-Tropical
    • MALESIA: Indonesia [Jawa, Maluku]

    Pacific
    • NORTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: United States [Hawaii]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: French Polynesia [Society Islands]
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Fiji


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage
  3. Govaerts, R. World checklist of selected plant families (on-line resource).
  4. Häkkinen, M. & H. Väre. 2008. Typification and check-list of Musa L. names (Musaceae) with nomenclatural notes. Adansonia sér. 3, 30:94.
  5. Häkkinen, M. & M. J. M. Christenhusz. 2012. Identity of a Pisang - historical concepts of Musa (Musaceae) and the reinstatement of Musa troglodytarum. Folia Malaysiana 13:1-14.
  6. Häkkinen, M. 2013. Reappraisal of sectional taxonomy in Musa (Musaceae). Taxon 62:809-813.
  7. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  8. Jarret, R. L. et al. 1992. RFLP-based phylogeny of Musa species in Papua New Guinea. Theor. Appl. Genet. 84:579-584. Note: as Musa fehi
  9. Moore, H. E., Jr. 1957. Musa and Ensete the cultivated bananas. Baileya 5:172. Note: mentions
  10. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  11. Sharrock, S. 2001. Diversity in the genus Musa. Focus on Australimusa. INIBAP. Networking Banana and Plantain. Annual Report. 14-19.
  12. Simmonds, N. W. 1966. Bananas. 65-75. Note: discusses Fe'i bananas
  13. Smith, A. C. 1979-1991. Flora vitiensis nova.
  14. Ude, G. et al. 2002. Analysis of genetic diversity and sectional relationships in Musa using AFLP markers. Theor. Appl. Genet. 104:1239-1245. Note: = "Musa fei"
  15. Wagner, W. L. et al. 1990. Manual of the flowering plants of Hawai'i

Check other web resources for Musa troglodytarum L. :

  • 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:
  • 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=312416. Accessed 8 December 2019.