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This species is accepted, and its native range is SW. India, China (S. Yunnan) to Indo-China.

Native to:

Andaman Is., China South-Central, India, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand

Musa kattuvazhana K.C.Jacob appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1956 Parkinson, C.E. [1758], Myanmar Musa acuminata subsp. burmannica K000782733
Myanmar Musa acuminata subsp. burmannica 18841.000 Unknown type material

First published in Monogr. Madras Bananas: 129 (1952)

Accepted by

  • Hareesh, V.S. & al. (2017). Musaceae of Andaman and Nicobar islands with two new synonyms and one distributional record Rheedea 27: 71-78.
  • Joe, A., Sreejith, P.E. & Sabu, M. (2016). The identity of Musa kattuvazhana (Musaceae) Webbia; Raccolta de Scritti Botanici 71: 203-208.
  • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Hareesh, V.S. & al. (2017). Musaceae of Andaman and Nicobar islands with two new synonyms and one distributional record Rheedea 27: 71-78.
  • Joe, A., Sreejith, P.E. & Sabu, M. (2016). The identity of Musa kattuvazhana (Musaceae) Webbia; Raccolta de Scritti Botanici 71: 203-208.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0