Taxon: Nicotiana rustica L.

 
Genus: Nicotiana
    Section: Rusticae
Family: Solanaceae
  Subfamily: Nicotianoideae
Nomen number: 300393
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:180. 1753
Comment: valid publication verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 22-Apr-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-Apr-2009
Species priority site is: US Nicotiana Germplasm Collection (TOB)
Accessions: 179 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Harmful organism host: test organism for crop diseases (as a test plant for virus detection fide Eur J Pl Pathology 93:73. 1987)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of tobacco (based on affinities in the genus fide Chron Bot 16:199. 1954)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Herbs Commerce ed2; Pl Res SEAs 16:91. 2000)
  • Non-vertebrate poisons: plant pest control (fide Dict Gard; Pl Res SEAs 16:94. 2000)
  • Social: smoking material (fide Pl Res SEAs 16:91. 2000)
  • Social: stimulant (fide Pl Res SEAs 16:91. 2000)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Southern America

    • Western South America: Bolivia - La Paz; Ecuador - Canar, - Chimborazo, - Cotopaxi, - Imbabura, - Pichincha, - Tungurahua; Peru - Amazonas, - Ancash, - Cajamarca, - Huancavelica, - Huanuco, - Junin, - Lambayeque, - Lima, - Puno

  • Naturalized:

    . natzd. elsewhere

    Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • 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)
  • Beetle, A. A. Recommended plant names. Univ. Wyoming Agr. Exp. Sta. Res. J. 31. 1970 (Names Beetle)
  • Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  • 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.
  • Dijck, P. van et al. 1987. Accessions of Australian Nicotiana species suitable as indicator hosts in the diagnosis of plant virus diseases Eur. J. Pl. Pathol. 93:73-85.
  • Dijck, P. van et al. 1987. Accessions of Australian Nicotiana species suitable as indicator hosts in the diagnosis of plant virus diseases Eur. J. Pl. Pathol. 93:73-85.
  • Elliott, P. E. et al. 2008. Evaluation of tobacco germplasm for seedling resistance to stem rot and target spot caused by Thanatephorus cucumeris Pl. Dis. 92:425-430.
  • Elliott, P. E. et al. 2008. Evaluation of tobacco germplasm for seedling resistance to stem rot and target spot caused by Thanatephorus cucumeris Pl. Dis. 92:425-430.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  • Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. 1960- (F Zamb)
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • Goodspeed, T. H. 1954. The genus Nicotiana Chron. Bot. 16:351-356.
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez, eds. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75. 1999 (L Ecuador)
  • Japan Tobacco Plant Breeding & Genetic Research Laboratory The genus Nicotiana illustrated. 1994 (Nicotiana)
  • Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. 1994 (L US Can ed2)
  • Leitch, I. J. et al. 2008. The ups and downs of genome size evolution in polyploid species of Nicotiana (Solanaceae) Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 101:805-814.
  • Leitch, I. J. et al. 2008. The ups and downs of genome size evolution in polyploid species of Nicotiana (Solanaceae) Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 101:805-814.
  • Lewis, R. Nicotiana (Wild Crop Rel Pl Orn) 10:185-208.
  • Lewis, R. S. & J. S. Nicholson 2007. Aspects of the evolution of Nicotiana tabacum L. and the status of the United States Nicotiana germplasm collection Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 54:728.
  • Lewis, R. S. & J. S. Nicholson 2007. Aspects of the evolution of Nicotiana tabacum L. and the status of the United States Nicotiana germplasm collection Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 54:728.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  • Moerman, D. Native American ethnobotany, ed. 5. 1998 (Nat Amer Ethnobot)
  • Mun-Chan, B. et al. 1986. A checklist of the Korean cultivated plants (Kulturpflanze) 34:111.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Vossen, H. A. M. van der & M. Wessel, eds. 2000. Stimulants (Pl Res SEAs) 16:91.
  • Wiersema, J. H. & B. León World economic plants: a standard reference (on-line edition) [medicinal plants only]. (World Econ Pl Med)

Check other web resources for Nicotiana rustica L. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image