Marantochloa

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Marantochloa
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Marantochloa leucantha
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Zingiberales
Family: Marantaceae
Genus: Marantochloa
Brongn. ex Gris
Type species
Marantochloa comorensis
Brongn. ex Gris[1]
Synonyms[2]
  • Clinogyne Salisb. ex Benth.
  • Ataenidia Gagnep.

Marantochloa is a genus of plant in family Marantaceae described as a genus in 1860.[1][3] It is native to tropical Africa and to islands in the Indian Ocean.

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