Musa johnsii Argent

Häkkinen, Markku & Väre, Henry, 2008, Typification and check-list of Musa L. names (Musaceae) with nomenclatural notes, Adansonia (3) 30 (1), pp. 63-112 : 80-81

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5190398

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03E987B8-FFC4-FFC9-FCCA-F9E17974329F

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Musa johnsii Argent
status

 

110. Musa johnsii Argent

Garden’s Bulletin Singapore 53: 1 (2001) . — Type: Indonesia, Papua, Freeport mining concession above Timika , 1.XI.2000, Argent et al. 00562 (holo-, BO; iso-, K!, E!).

REMARKS

Musa johnsii is one of only four bananas currently known in which the fruit splits (or dehisces or is schizocarpic) on maturity, the others are M. dasycarpa from north-east India , M. schizocarpa and M. lolodensis from Papua New Guinea.

Kingdom

Plantae

Phylum

Tracheophyta

Class

Liliopsida

Order

Zingiberales

Family

Musaceae

Genus

Musa