Musa acuminata


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Noun1.Musa acuminata - low-growing Asian banana tree cultivated especially in the West Indies for its clusters of edible yellow fruit
banana - elongated crescent-shaped yellow fruit with soft sweet flesh
banana, banana tree - any of several tropical and subtropical treelike herbs of the genus Musa having a terminal crown of large entire leaves and usually bearing hanging clusters of elongated fruits
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Acredita-se que a maioria das cultivares de bananeiras produzidas nos dias atuais apresente origem a partir de duas especies diploides deste genero: Musa acuminata e Musa balbisiana.
Summary: The antioxidant capacity phenolic and flavonoid contents and physico-chemical analysis on the pulp of three different varieties of Musa acuminata were studied namely Cavendish basrai Grand naine and Plantain collected from Gharo Adam Khas Kheli Road near Karachi (Pakistan).
strictum Britton & Rose 120 Hylocereus undatus Britton & Rose 121 Musa acuminata Colla, M.
Morphohistological examination on somatic embryogenesis of Musa acuminata cv.
Especie Nombre Cientifico Nombre Comun Parte suministrada como alimento Domestica Musa balbisiana Platano Fruto Musa acuminata Banano Zea mays Maiz Oryza sativa Arroz Ananas sativus Pina Psidium guajava Guayaba Bactris gasipaes Chontaduro Manihot esculenta Yuca Raiz Silvestre Piaractus bidens Paco Fruto Compsoneura atopa Castano Artocarpus altilis Arbol del pan Tabla 4.
0 Table 6: Fruits available on the market for students Fruits Fruits (Scientific name) (Common name) Blackberries Rubus fruticosus Grape fruit Citrus paradise Tangerine Citrus reticulata Cantaloupe Cucumis melo Strawberries Fragaria ananassa Orange Citrus sinensis Apple Malus domestica Banana Musa acuminata Peach Prunus persica Pear Pyrus communis Apricot Prunus armeniaca Pine apple Ananas comosus Water melon Citrullus lanatus Mango Mangifera indica Pawpaw Carica papaya Guava Psidium guajava Grapes Vitis vinifera Lime/lemon Citrus aurantiifolia/ Citrus limon Passion fruit Passiflora edulis Fruits Participants' response (Common name) Available Blackberries [44.
Cavendish' type banana plants are triploid Musa acuminata, the standard for the dessert banana export industry.
Considering the above, the purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of kanamycin on the growth and organogenesis of banana explants in order to determine the optimal concentration to be used as a selective agent in the development of a transformation system for the banana Musa acuminata cv "Grand Nain".
La mayoria de cultivares de platano y banano de la familia Musaceae tienen origen en dos especies silvestres: Musa acuminata y M.
Blanco (2002), ha realizado estudios sobre la participacion de pinzote en el racimo de la variedad Musa acuminata, donde este representa el 4,4 % en peso y para la variedad Musa balbisiana representa el 2,8 %.