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L Musa balbisiana var. liukiuensis (Matsum.) Häkkinen is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Musa balbisiana Colla in the genus Musa (family Musaceae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 371380) with original publication details: Adansonia III, 30: 91 2008.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Musa liukiuensis (Matsum.) Makino ex Kuroiwa Synonym H WCSP
Musa × sapientum var. liukiuensis Matsum. Synonym L WCSP
Musa textilis var. liukiuensis (Matsum.) Matsum. Synonym L WCSP

The species Musa balbisiana Colla has a further 9 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-371380, and has not been changed.