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This species is accepted, and its native range is New Guinea, NE. Queensland, Samoa.

Native to:

New Guinea, Queensland, Samoa

Musa banksii F.Muell. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Apr 1, 1997 Mahyar, U.W. [453], Indonesia K000782804
Jan 1, 1997 Johns, R.J. [7680], Indonesia K000782801
Feb 1, 1995 Johns, R.J. [8254], Indonesia K000782815
Jul 3, 1984 Blake, S.T. [19719], Australia K000782829
Brass, L.J. [19311], Australia K000782825
Sands, M.J.S. [6869], Indonesia K000782808
Blake, S.T. [19724], Australia K000782828
Boyland, D.E. [385], Australia K000782830
Mueller, S. [s.n.], Australia K000906576
New Guinea Musa acuminata subsp. banksii 18846.000
Simmonds, N.W. [B.E. 33], New Guinea Musa acuminata subsp. banksii 18847.000
Simmonds, N.W. [B.E. 51], Papua New Guinea Musa acuminata subsp. banksii 18999.000
Simmonds, N.W. [B.E. 16], New Guinea Musa acuminata subsp. banksii 19004.000
Simmonds, N.W. [B.E. 45], New Guinea Musa acuminata subsp. banksii 19005.000
Simmonds, N.W. [B.E. 24], New Guinea Musa acuminata subsp. banksii 19006.000
Simmonds, N.W. [B.E. 1], Samoa Musa acuminata subsp. banksii 20335.000
Simmonds, N.W. [B.E. 14], New Guinea Musa acuminata subsp. banksii 21997.000
Simmonds, N.W. [B.E. 50], Papua New Guinea Musa acuminata subsp. banksii 21999.000

First published in Fragm. 4: 132 (1864)

Accepted by

  • Häkkinen, M. & Väre, H. (2008). Typification and check-list of Musa L. names (Musaceae) with nomenclatural notes Adansonia, III, 30: 63-112.
  • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

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