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This species is accepted, and its native range is Peninsula Malaysia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Malaya

Musa violascens Ridl. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1974 s.coll [10151], Malaysia K000782755
Jan 1, 1974 Whitmore, T.C. [FRI2133], Malaysia K000782753
Simmonds, N.W. [B.E. 56], Malaysia 19012.000
Ridley, H.N. [2394], Malaysia K000292204 Unknown type material
Machado, A. [11634], Malaysia K000782751
s.coll [34250], Malaysia K000782750
Burkill, H.M. [HMB2240], Malaysia K000782756

First published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London, Bot. 3: 384 (1893)

Accepted by

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

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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