Musaceae


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Musaceae

[myü′zā·sē‚ē]
(botany)
A family of monocotyledonous plants in the order Zingiberales characterized by five functional stamens, unisexual flowers, spirally arranged leaves and bracts, and fleshy, indehiscent fruit.
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In the Neotropics, the most important phytotelmata are Apiaceae, Araceae, Bromeliaceae, Poaceae, Heliconiaceae, Marantaceae, Musaceae, Sarraceniaceae, Strelitziaceae and Zingiberaceae, including an uncompiled and probably long list of plant families providing fruits or fallen leaves.
Prospeccion de eriofidos (Acari: Eriophyidae) como controladores biologicos de arvenses asociadas al cultivo del banano (Musa AAA; Musaceae).
(Aanti Musaceae Inner portion of kola) English: Plantain trunk, flower cluster Echinochloa colona (L.) link Poaceae Seed (Boro dubla, Moina ghas) English name: Jungle rice Hordeum vulgare L.
Musaceae Musa acuminata Colla Musaceae Musa balbisiana Colla Musaceae Musa uranoscopus Lour.
The other plant families were Amaranthaceae, Convolvulaceae, Cruciferae, Dioscoreaceae, Dryopteridaceae, Euphorbiaceae, Marantaceae, Moraceae, Moringaceae, Musaceae and Tiliaceae.
Structure and macromolecular composition of the seed coat of the Musaceae. Annals of Botany, London, v.77, n.2, p.