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The Musaceae

An annotated list of the species of Ensete, Musa and Musella

Summary
Introduction
What's new
Ensete
Musa
Musella
Images
Bibliography
Index page

update in progress 2008

 

 

 

 

 

David Constantine & Gerda Rossel 1999 onwards

last updated 08/10/2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

"Musa cliffortiana L." the "pre-Linnean type" of the Musaceae family, by A. van der Laan in C. Linnaeus, 1736, "Musa Cliffortiana, florens Hartecampi 1736 prope Harlemum".  This reproduction copyright Gerda Rossel 2000.
Linnaeus' description of Musa cliffortiana is at
http://www.botanicus.org/page/397254   

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