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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

  • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • 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.

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

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