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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)   .


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.