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Taxon: Ensete glaucum (Roxb.) Cheesman

 
Genus: Ensete
Family: Musaceae
Nomen number: 404699
Place of publication: Kew Bull. 1947:101. 1948
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 27-Feb-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 17-Jul-2007
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 3 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Human food: vegetable

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Yunnan Sheng (s. & w.)]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Nepal
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea
    • INDO-CHINA: Indochina, Myanmar, Thailand
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia


    Cultivated

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDO-CHINA: Thailand
    • MALESIA: Indonesia [Jawa]


References:

  1. Argent, G. C. G. 1976. The wild bananas of Papua New Guinea Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 35:80.
  2. Bekele, E. & M. Shigeta 2011. Phylogenetic relationships between Ensete and Musa species as revealed by the trnT trnF region of cpDNA Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 58:259-269.
  3. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  4. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  5. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6 (Mansf Ency)
  6. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  7. Väre, H. & M. Häkkinen 2011. Typification and check-list of Ensete Horan. names (Musaceae) with nomenclatural notes (Adansonia) 33:191-200.

Check other web resources for Ensete glaucum (Roxb.) Cheesman :

  • 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.

Images:

  • Embryo drawing: U.S. National Seed Herbarium drawing
  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=404699. Accessed 24 May 2019.