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Musa arunachalensis: a new species of Musa section Rhodochlamys (Musaceae) from Arunachal Pradesh, northeastern India 

PURAVANNOOR E. SREEJITH, ALFRED JOE, MAMIYIL SABU

Abstract


A wild banana species from West Kameng District, Arunachal Pradesh, northeastern India, belonging to section Rhodochlamys, is newly described as Musa arunachalensis. A detailed description, additional notes, illustration, phenology and photographs are provided. 


Keywords


Banana, Musa aurantiaca, Musa laterita, West Kameng

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