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  1. Family: Musaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Musa L.
      1. Musa nagensium Prain

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Assam (Nagaland) to China (W. Yunnan).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Assam, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Thailand

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Musa nagensium Prain appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Parkinson, C.E. [1759], Myanmar K000782742
    Kimura, A. [s.n.], China 65206.000
    s.coll. [s.n.], India K000906574
    Maush, A. [s.n.], India K000906575

    Bibliography

    First published in J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt. 2, Nat. Hist. 73: 21 (1904)

    Accepted by

    • Joe, A., Sreejith, P.E., Ashfak, O.A. & Sabu, M. (2014). Regarding the identity, rediscovery and taxonomic history of Musa nagensium (Musaceae) from India Rheedea 24: 5-11.
    • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Liu, A.Z., Li, D.Z. & Li, X.W. (2002). Taxonomic notes on wild bananas (Musa) from China Botanical Bulletin of Academia Sinica 43: 77-81.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Joe, A., Sreejith, P.E., Ashfak, O.A. & Sabu, M. (2014). Regarding the identity, rediscovery and taxonomic history of Musa nagensium (Musaceae) from India Rheedea 24: 5-11.
    • Gogoi, R. (2013). Musa nagensium var. hongii Häkkinen - a new addition to the flora of India Taiwania 58: 49-52.
    • Liu, A.Z., Li, D.Z. & Li, X.W. (2002). Taxonomic notes on wild bananas (Musa) from China Botanical Bulletin of Academia Sinica 43: 77-81.

    Sources

    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.
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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 2020. 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