Invasive Species Compendium

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Musa acuminata
(wild banana)

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Musa acuminata (wild banana)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 15 July 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Musa acuminata
  • Preferred Common Name
  • wild banana
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Monocotyledonae
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    CAB International
    Wallingford
    Oxfordshire
    OX10 8DE
    UK
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PictureTitleCaptionCopyright
Musa acuminata and M. balbisiana.
TitleM. acuminata and M. balbisiana - colour illustration
CaptionMusa acuminata and M. balbisiana.
Copyright©Wilhelm Valder
Musa acuminata and M. balbisiana.
M. acuminata and M. balbisiana - colour illustrationMusa acuminata and M. balbisiana.©Wilhelm Valder

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Musa acuminata

Preferred Common Name

  • wild banana

Other Scientific Names

  • Musa cavendishii
  • Musa malaccensis
  • Musa nana

International Common Names

  • English: dwarf banana tree
  • French: bananier nain

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Zwerg-Bananenstaude

EPPO code

  • MUBAC (Musa acuminata)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Monocotyledonae
  •                     Order: Zingiberales
  •                         Family: Musaceae
  •                             Genus: Musa
  •                                 Species: Musa acuminata