Taxon: Solanum indicum L.

Synonym of Solanum lasiocarpum

Genus: Solanum
  Subgenus: Leptostemonum
    Section: Lasiocarpa
Family: Solanaceae
  Subfamily: Solanoideae
      Tribe: Solaneae
Nomen number: 316358
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:187. 1753, nom. utique rej.
  • • a rejected name (nomen utique rejiciendum) under Melbourne ICN Art. 56 & App. V that is unavailable for use
  • • non Solanum indicum auct. (= S. anguivi Lam.)
Name Verified on: 09-Feb-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-May-2013
Species priority site is: Potato Germplasm Introduction Station (NR6)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System


  • Brummitt, R. K. 1983. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 25 (Taxon) 32:279.
  • Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. 1980- (F Ceylon)
  • Hepper, F. N. 1978. (456,457) Proposals to list Solanum indicum L. and Solanum sodomeum L. as rejected names under Article 69 of the ICBN (Taxon) 27:555.
  • Hepper, F. N. 1978. Systematic notes on the Solanaceae. Typification and name changes of some Old World Solanum species Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 76:287-292.
  • Nicolson, D. H. et al. 1988. An interpretation of Van Rheede's Hortus Malabaricus Regnum Veg. 119:250.

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