The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Musa

The genus Musa is in the family Musaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Musa

See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Musa acuminata Colla Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 8
Musa × alinsanaya R.V.Valmayor Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa arfakiana Argent Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa aurantiaca G.Mann ex Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa azizii Häkkinen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa balbisiana Colla Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 4
Musa banksii F.Muell. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa barioensis Häkkinen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa basjoo Siebold & Zucc. ex Iinuma Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 2
Musa bauensis Häkkinen & Meekiong Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa beccarii N.W.Simmonds Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa boman Argent Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa borneensis Becc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Musa bukensis Argent Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa campestris Becc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa celebica Warb. ex K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa cheesmanii N.W.Simmonds Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa chunii Häkkinen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa coccinea Andrews Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa cultivars Attikol Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Musa exotica R.V.Valmayor Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa fitzalanii F.Muell. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa × georgiana Rich.H.Wallace Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa gracilis Holttum Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa griersonii Noltie Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa hirta Becc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa ingens N.W.Simmonds Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa insularimontana Hayata Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa itinerans Cheesman Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 2
Musa jackeyi W.Hill Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa johnsii Argent Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa juwiniana Meekiong, Ipor & Tawan Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa kattuvazhana K.C.Jacob Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa × kewensis Baker Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa lanceolata Warb. ex K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa laterita Cheesman Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa lawitiensis Nasution & Supard. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Musa lokok Geri & Ng Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa lolodensis Cheesman Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa lutea R.V.Valmayor, L.D.Danh & Häkkinen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa maclayi F.Muell. ex Mikl.-Maclay Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Musa mannii H.Wendl. ex Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa monticola M.Hotta ex Argent Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa muluensis M.Hotta Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa nagensium Prain Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa nana Lour. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa ochracea K.Sheph. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa ornata Roxb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa paracoccinea A.Z.Liu & D.Z.Li Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa × paradisiaca L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa peekelii Lauterb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Musa rosea Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa rubinea Häkkinen & C.H.Teo Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa rubra Wall. ex Kurz Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa sakaiana Meekiong, Ipor & Tawan Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa salaccensis Zoll. ex Backer Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa sanguinea Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa schizocarpa N.W.Simmonds Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa seminifera Lour. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa shankarii Subba Rao & Kumari Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa siamensis Häkkinen & Rich.H.Wallace Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa sikkimensis Kurz Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa splendida A.Chev. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa textilis Née Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa thomsonii (King ex Baker) A.M.Cowan & Cowan Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa tonkinensis R.V.Valmayor, L.D.Danh & Häkkinen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa troglodytarum L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa tuberculata M.Hotta Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa velutina H.Wendl. & Drude Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa violascens Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa viridis R.V.Valmayor, L.D.Danh & Häkkinen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa voonii Häkkinen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa yamiensis C.L.Yeh & J.H.Chen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa yunnanensis Häkkinen & H.Wang Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Musa zaifui Häkkinen & H.Wang Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 173 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Musa. Of these 70 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 194 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Musa. We do not intend The Plant List to be complete for names of infraspecific rank. These are primarily included because names of species rank are synonyms of accepted infraspecific names.

Species names

The status of the 173 species names for the genus Musa recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 70 40.5%
Synonym 98 56.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 5 2.9%

All names

The status of the 367 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Musa recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 90 24.5%
Synonym 272 74.1%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 5 1.4%

Of the species names,

A further 1 name records indicate where names have been misapplied.

The confidence with which the status of the 173 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Musa, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 70 95 0 0 165 95.4%
Medium confidence 0 2 0 0 2 1.2%
Low confidence 0 1 0 5 6 3.5%

The source of the species name records found in The Plant List for the genus Musa is as follows:

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 2 0 1 0 3 1.7%
WCSP 70 96 0 4 1 170 98.3%