Taxon: Solanum villosum Mill.

 
Genus: Solanum
  Subgenus: Solanum
    Section: Solanum
Family: Solanaceae
  Subfamily: Solanoideae
      Tribe: Solaneae
Nomen number: 101393
Place of publication: Gard. dict. ed. 8: Solanum no. 2. 1768
Name Verified on: 29-Nov-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-Nov-2010
Species priority site is: Potato Germplasm Introduction Station (NR6)
Accessions: 8 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (fide Kingsbury)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide Syst Bot 6:184. 1981; Ann Mo BG 61:863. 1974)

Distributional Range:

    Other:

    . origin s. Europe

    Naturalized:

    . natzd. throughout temperate regions

References:

  • PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource). (PROTA4U)
  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin). 2009 (Vara kulturvaxt namn)
  • Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  • Boulos, L. Flora of Egypt. 1999- (F Egypt)
  • D'Arcy, W. G. 1974. Solanum and its close relatives in Florida Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 61:862.
  • Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. 1965-1988 (F Turk)
  • Edmonds, J. M. & J. A. Chweya 1997. Black nightshades. Solanum nigrum L. and related species (Prom Underused Crops) 15:42.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  • George, A. S., ed. Flora of Australia. 1980- (F Aust)
  • Henderson, R. J. F. 1977. Notes on Solanum (Solanaceae) in Australia (Austrobaileya) 1:18-19.
  • Henderson, R. J. F. 1974. Solanum nigrum L. (Solanaceae) and related species in Australia Contr. Queensland Herb. 16:54-58.
  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  • Kingsbury, J. M. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada. 1964 (Kingsbury)
  • Norton, J. et al. Illustrated checklist of the flora of Qatar. 2009 (Ill L Qatar)
  • PBI Solanum Project Solanaceae source: a global taxonomic resource for the nightshade family (on-line resource). (Solanaceae Source)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Schilling, E. E. 1981. Systematics of Solanum sect. Solanum (Solanaceae) in North America Syst. Bot. 6:184.
  • Symon, D. E. 1981. A revision of the genus Solanum in Australia J. Adelaide Bot. Gard. 4:55.
  • Thulin, M., ed. Flora of Somalia. 1993- (F Somalia)
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur)
  • Wood, J. R. I. A handbook of the flora of Yemen. 1997 (F Yemen)

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Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image