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Musa acuminata

Taxonomy ID: 4641 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid4641)
current name
Musa acuminata Colla, 1820
Musa sp. 'Pisang lilin'
Genbank common name: dwarf banana
NCBI BLAST name: monocots
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Plastid genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
Musa AA Group
heterotypic synonym
Musa acuminata AA Group
heterotypic synonym
Musa nana
common name(s) banana, dessert bananas, sweet banana
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Streptophytina; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta; Euphyllophyta; Spermatophyta; Magnoliopsida; Mesangiospermae; Liliopsida; Petrosaviidae; commelinids; Zingiberales; Musaceae; Musa
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 275,848 25,814
Protein 87,851 2,267
Structure 16 16
Genome 1 1
Popset 205 188
GEO Datasets 161 55
PubMed Central 2,142 2,142
Gene 36,270 1
SRA Experiments 2,018 885
Identical Protein Groups 55,404 953
BioProject 143 60
BioSample 1,922 731
Assembly 8 -
PubChem BioAssay 11 7
Taxonomy 20 1

Comments and References:

image:Musa acuminata
Monocot Checklist (Oct 03, 2007)
Name verified on 3 October 2007 in: World Checklist of Monocotyledons (2004). The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet.
TROPICOS (Oct 03, 2007)
Name verified on 3 October 2007 in: W3TROPICOS, the Missouri Botanical Garden's VAST (VAScular Tropicos) nomenclatural database, vers. 1.5, Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO, 63166-0299, USA.
Flora of China - Musaceae
Delin Wu & W. John Kress. Musaceae A. L. Jussieu. In Wu, Z. Y. & P. H. Raven, eds. 2000. Flora of China. Vol. 24 (Flagellariaceae through Marantaceae). Science Press, Beijing, and Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis. Online version.
Ploetz RC et al. 2007
Ploetz RC, Kepler AK, Daniells J and Nelson SC. 2007. Banana and plantain -- an overview with emphasis on Pacific islalnd cultivars. Species Profiles for Pacific Island Agroforestry Published on line February, 2007, ver. 1.
The genus Musa
Constantine, David. 1999 owards. The genus Musa - an annotated list of species.

Genome Information

Go to NCBI genomic BLAST page for Musa acuminata
Genome view: 11 chromosomes
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Reference: How to cite this resource - Schoch CL, et al. NCBI Taxonomy: a comprehensive update on curation, resources and tools. Database (Oxford). 2020: baaa062. PubMed: 32761142 PMC: PMC7408187.

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