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NTBG Plant Name:
Musa textilis
Barcode:
PTBG1000089753
Specimen ID:
085486
Collector ID:
14066
Collector Name:
K. R. Wood
Collection Date:
January 25, 2010
Herbarium Name:
PTBG
Other Herbarium:
NY,US
Observers:
David H. Lorence, Wayne Law, Carlos Cianchini
Region:
Micronesia
Country:
FM
Island Group:
CAROLINE ISLANDS
Island:
Kosrae
State:
KOSRAE STATE
County:
Malem Municipality
Elevation:
200
Locality:
Trail to Mt Oma summit ridge and slopes,
Num Duplicates:
1 of 2
Plant Category:
monocot
Plant Description:
trees up to 4 m, underside of leaves not waxy, inflorescence long pendent ca. 1-2 m brown-black or green, bracts leathery pink-brown with yellow-green tips, upper bracts reflexed up exposing flowers, fruit green with white flesh and black seeds, ca. 50 in area along trail
Ancillary: Seed:
Yes
Ancillary: DNA:
Yes
Habitat:
cloud forest
Associated Species:
with Ficus prolixa, Elaeocarpus carolinensis, Campnosperma brevipetiolata, Sphaeropteris nigricans, Pandanus kusaicolus. Astronidium kusaianum, Syzygium stelechanthum, Psychotria rhombocarpa, P. hombroniana, Cyrtandra kusaimontana, Ponapea ledermanniana, understory with Elatostema, very diverse with ferns and bryophytes
Date of Last Update:
May 24, 2022

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