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Musa acuminata
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Musa acuminata

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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Aphelinidae  Aphytis @ UCRC_ENT (21)

Aphytis holoxantha @ UCRC_ENT (39)

Aphytis margaretae @ UCRC_ENT (39)

Encarsia @ UCRC_ENT (28)
Apidae  Bombus pensylvanicus @ EMEC (1)
Coccidae  Coccus hesperidum @ CSCA_TCN (1)

Parasaissetia nigra @ CSCA_TCN (1)

Parthenolecanium corni @ CSCA_TCN (2)
Diaspididae  Abgrallaspis cyanophylli @ CSCA_TCN (7)

Acutaspis scutiformis @ CSCA_TCN (1)

Hemiberlesia ocellata @ CSCA_TCN (1)
Encyrtidae  Metaphycus @ UCRC_ENT (4)
Pseudococcidae  Dysmicoccus brevipes @ CSCA_TCN (2)

Pseudococcus elisae @ CSCA_TCN (1)
Tingidae  Stephanitis typica @ AMNH_PBI (1)

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Musa L.
banana

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General Information
Symbol: MUSA2
Group: Monocot
Family: Musaceae
Duration:  
Growth Habit :  
Native Status : HI   I
L48   I
PB   I
PR   I
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   

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©J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS National Plant Data Center (NPDC). United States, LA, East Baton Rouge Parish, Baton Rouge. Usage Requirements .

©J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS National Plant Data Center (NPDC). United States, LA, East Baton Rouge Parish, Baton Rouge. Usage Requirements .

©J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS National Plant Data Center (NPDC). United States, LA, East Baton Rouge Parish, Baton Rouge. Usage Requirements .

©J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS National Plant Data Center (NPDC). United States, LA, East Baton Rouge Parish, Baton Rouge. Usage Requirements .

©J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS National Plant Data Center (NPDC). United States, LA, East Baton Rouge Parish, Baton Rouge. Usage Requirements .

©G.A. Cooper. Provided by Smithsonian Institution, Department of Botany . Kenya, Kagundo, North Kinatu Farm. Usage Requirements .

©G.A. Cooper. Provided by Smithsonian Institution, Department of Botany . Kenya, Kagundo, North Kinatu Farm. Usage Requirements .

©Mark W. Skinner. Kenya, Nairobi. March 4, 1987. Usage Requirements .

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Synonyms

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Liliopsida – Monocotyledons
Subclass Zingiberidae
Order Zingiberales
Family Musaceae – Banana family
Genus Musa L. – banana

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 8 species of Musa . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Musa acuminata</i>
Colla
Musa acuminata
edible banana Distribution of <i>
Musa balbisiana</i>
Colla
Musa balbisiana
banana Distribution of <i>
Musa coccinea</i>
Andrews
Musa coccinea
scarlet banana Distribution of <i>
Musa nana</i>
sensu Parham, non Lour.
Musa nana
Distribution of <i>
Musa ×paradisiaca</i>
L. (pro sp.) [<i>
acuminata × balbisiana</i>
]
Musa ×paradisiaca [ acuminata × balbisiana ]
French plantain Distribution of <i>
Musa textilis</i>
Nee
Musa textilis
abaca Distribution of <i>
Musa troglodytarum</i>
L.
Musa troglodytarum
fe'i banana Distribution of <i>
Musa velutina</i>
H. Wendl. & Drude
Musa velutina
hairy banana

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Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

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Related Websites
CA-California Rare Fruit Growers (MUSA2)
CGIAR-Banana Bunchy Top Disease (MUSA2)
FL-University of Florida Horticulture (USFS Fact Sheet) (MUSA2)
Global Musa Genomics Consortium (MUSA2)
HI-Plants of Hawaii (HEAR) (MUSA2)
IN-Center for New Crops and Plants Products (MUSA2)
International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (MUSA2)
PROMUSA-Global Programme for Musa Improvement (MUSA2)
Pacific Basin-The Traditional Tree Initiative (MUSA2)
Traditional Pacific Island Crops (MUSA2)

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Number of matches : 15
Query: SELECT * FROM img WHERE ready=1 and taxon like "Musa sp.%" and (lifeform != "specimen_tag" OR lifeform != "Plant") ORDER BY taxon

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Musa sp.
Musa sp.
ID: 1349 3162 1292 0025 [detail]
Lloyd Gomez
© 2004 California Academy of Sciences

Musa sp.
Musa sp.
banana
ID: 1338 3161 0125 0040 [detail]
Glenn and Martha Vargas
© 2004 California Academy of Sciences

Musa sp.
Musa sp.
ID: 1338 3161 0125 0007 [detail]
Glenn and Martha Vargas
© 2004 California Academy of Sciences

Musa sp.
Musa sp.
ID: 1338 3161 0874 0014 [detail]
Jules Strauss
© 2004 California Academy of Sciences

Musa sp.
Musa sp.
ID: 1338 3161 0874 0124 [detail]
Carl Austin Rietz
© 2004 California Academy of Sciences

Musa sp.
Musa sp.
ID: 1338 3161 0874 0129 [detail]
Unknown (CAS)
© 2004 California Academy of Sciences

Musa sp.
Musa sp.
ID: 1348 3162 0408 0008 [detail]
William E. Schmidt
© 2005 California Academy of Sciences

Musa sp.
Musa sp.
Banana
ID: 0000 0000 1105 0422 [detail]
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese

Musa sp.
Musa sp.
Banana
ID: 0000 0000 1105 0426 [detail]
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese

Musa sp.
Musa sp.
Banana
ID: 0000 0000 1105 0427 [detail]
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese

Musa sp.
Musa sp.
Banana
ID: 0000 0000 1105 0428 [detail]
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese

Musa sp.
Musa sp.
Banana
ID: 1351 3151 4302 0023 [detail]
F. Albert Ellis
© 2005 California Academy of Sciences

Musa sp.
Musa sp.
Banana
ID: 1351 3163 4282 0045 [detail]
Jules Strauss
© 2006 California Academy of Sciences

Musa sp.
Musa sp.
Banana
ID: 8266 3203 3156 0014 [detail]
Gerald and Buff Corsi
© 2008 California Academy of Sciences

Musa sp.
Musa sp.
Banana
ID: 0000 0000 0712 2323 [detail]
© 2012 Antonia Pachmann

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