Taxon: Solanum diphyllum L.

 
Genus: Solanum
  Subgenus: Minon
Family: Solanaceae
  Subfamily: Solanoideae
      Tribe: Solaneae
Nomen number: 101505
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:184. 1753
Name Verified on: 22-Nov-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-Nov-2010
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide F Neotrop 84:58.)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Tamaulipas
    • Southern Mexico: Mexico - Campeche, - Chiapas, - Colima, - Guerrero, - Hidalgo, - Michoacan, - Morelos, - Nayarit, - Tabasco, - Veracruz, - Yucatan
  • Southern America

    • Mesoamerica: Belize; Costa Rica; El Salvador; Guatemala; Honduras; Nicaragua

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • D'Arcy, W. G. 1974. Solanum and its close relatives in Florida Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 61:845.
  • Gómez-Pompa, A. & V. Sosa, eds. Flora de Veracruz. 1978- (F Veracruz)
  • Knapp, S. 2002. Solanum Section Geminata (Solanaceae) Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 84:55.
  • Knapp, S. & C. E. Jarvis 1990. The typification of the names of New World Solanum species described by Linnaeus Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 104:334.
  • Long, R. W. & O. Lakela A flora of tropical Florida. 1971 (F TFla)
  • Nee, M. 1999. Synopsis of Solanum in the New World (Solan IV) 309.
  • 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)
  • Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. 1946-1976 (F Guat)
  • Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. 1943-1980 (F Panama)

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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image