Genus: Ravenala Adans.

Family: Strelitziaceae
Genus number: 10273
Last updated: 03-Dec-2009
Accession Count: 10 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: all accepted species are in GRIN

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Brummitt, R. K. 1993. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 39. Taxon 42:874. Note: Committee for Spermatophyta rejects proposal to conserve as Ravenala Scop.
  2. Dorr, L. J. & P. G. Parkinson. 1990. (969) Proposal to conserve the spelling 1320 Ravenala (Strelitziaceae). Taxon 39:131-132. Note: proposal to conserve as Ravenala Scop. (Adanson generic names considered invalid)

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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):


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

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Ravenala
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 20 February 2020.