Musa

Häkkinen, Markku & Väre, Henry, 2008, Typification and check-list of Musa L. names (Musaceae) with nomenclatural notes, Adansonia (3) 30 (1), pp. 63-112: 87

publication ID

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

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03E987B8-FFCD-FFC3-FF94-FA807835321E

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Musa
status

 

152. Musa   × paradisiaca   L. var. viridis de Briey   , “ f. seluka  

in De Wildeman, Mission de Briey Mayumbé : 342 (1920). — Type: De Wildeman (1920), Mission de Briey Mayumbé: pl. XI figs 3, 4 (lecto-, here designated)   .

REMARKS

This is a banana cultivar described from the Belgian Congo. According to the diagnosis and figure it is seedless.Forma viridis   was not drawn nor diagnosed separately, so we propose that f. seluka   represents the type variant.