Taxon: Nicotiana tabacum L.

 
Genus: Nicotiana
    Section: Nicotiana
Family: Solanaceae
  Subfamily: Nicotianoideae
Nomen number: 25309
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:180. 1753
Comment: valid publication verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 23-Apr-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Apr-2009
Species priority site is: US Nicotiana Germplasm Collection (TOB)
Accessions: 2962 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: research in plant biology (fide Amer J Bot 93:875. 2006)
  • Medicines: folklore (source of nicotine fide Import Medicinal Pl; CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2; Pl Res SEAs 16:94. 2000)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (fide Kingsbury; Cooper & Johnson ed2; Lampe & McCann)
  • Social: masticatory (fide Pl Res SEAs 16:94. 2000)
  • Social: smoking material (fide Pl Res SEAs 16:94. 2000)
  • Social: stimulant (fide Pl Res SEAs 16:94. 2000)

Distributional Range:

    Other:

    . origin South America

    Cultivated:

    . widely cult.

References:

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  • Clarkson, J. J. et al. 2004. Phylogenetic relationships in Nicotiana (Solanaceae) inferred from multiple plastid DNA regions Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 33:75-90.
  • Clarkson, J. J. et al. 2004. Phylogenetic relationships in Nicotiana (Solanaceae) inferred from multiple plastid DNA regions Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 33:75-90.
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Images:

  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image