Musa superba Roxb.

Väre, Henry & Häkkinen, Markku, 2011, Typification and check-list of Ensete Horan. names (Musaceae) with nomenclatural notes, Adansonia (3) 33 (2), pp. 191-200 : 199

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.5252/a2011n2a3

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/039C3B11-3138-EA59-F9A5-AFBEFD9EFA88

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Musa superba Roxb.
status

 

34. Musa superba Roxb.

Flora Indica 2: 489 (1824). — Ensete superbum (Roxb.) Cheesman, Kew Bulletin 2: 100 (1948). — Type: East India, Roxburgh s.n. (lecto-, K000309030 !, here designated) .

REMARKS The label information in the lectotype sheet is scarce. The specimen was purchased to Herb. Forsyth. in 1835, and incorporated to Herbarium Benthamianum in 1854. This species occurs in India, Western Ghats at Bombay region ( Baker 1894) .

Kingdom

Plantae

Phylum

Tracheophyta

Class

Liliopsida

Order

Zingiberales

Family

Musaceae

Genus

Musa