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Taxon: Solanum lycopersicum L.

 
Genus: Solanum
Subgenus: Potatoe
Section: Lycopersicon
Family: Solanaceae
Subfamily: Solanoideae
Tribe: Solaneae
Nomen number: 101442
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:185. 1753
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/358204
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 04-Sep-2018 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 9718 (8599 active, 5154 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore (as Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (as Lycopersicon lycopersicum) mammals (as Lycopersicon lycopersicum)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated (widely cult.)

    Naturalized (widely natzd.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Causse, M. et al. 2013. Whole genome resequencing in tomato reveals variation associated with introgression and breeding events. B. M. C. Genomics 14:791.
  3. Cooper, M. R. & A. W. Johnson. 1998. Poisonous plants and fungi in Britain: animal and human poisoning
  4. Darwin, S. C. et al. 2003. Taxonomy of tomatoes in the Galápagos Islands: native and introduced species of Solanum section Lycopersicon (Solanaceae). Syst. Biodivers. 1:48.
  5. Greuter, W. et al., eds. 2000. International code of botanical nomenclature (Saint Louis Code) Art. 14.4, Ex. 1. Note: = Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.
  6. Kingsbury, J. M. 1964. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada. Note: poisonous
  7. Macbride, J. F. et al., eds. 1936-. Flora of Peru Note: 1936-1971; new ser. 1980-
  8. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2 Note: = Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.
  9. Nicolson, D. H. 1975. Paratautonyms, a comment on Proposal 146. Taxon 24:389-390. Note: = Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.
  10. PBI Solanum Project. Solanaceae source: a global taxonomic resource for the nightshade family (on-line resource). Note: all infraspecific taxa are considered in synonymy
  11. Peralta, I. E. et al. 2008. Taxonomy of wild tomatoes and their relatives (Solanum sect. Lycopersicoides, sect. Juglandifolia, sect. Lycopersicon; Solanaceae). Syst. Bot. Monogr. 84:133-141.
  12. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  13. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  14. Rick, C. M. 1986. Reproductive isolation in the Lycopersicon peruvianum complex. Solanaceae: biology and systematics 34:477-495. Note: = Lycopersicon esculentum
  15. Spooner, D. M. et al. 1993. Chloroplast DNA evidence for the interrelationships of tomatoes, potatoes, and pepinos (Solanaceae). Amer. J. Bot. 80:683.
  16. Suchoff, D. H. et al. 2018. Rootstock effect on grafted tomato transplant shoot and root responses to drying soils. HortScience 53:1586-1592.
  17. Vibrans, H., ed. Malezas de México (on-line resource). URL: http://www.conabio.gob.mx/malezasdemexico/solanaceae/lycopersicon-esculentum/fichas/pagina1.htm target='_blank'
  18. Zuriaga, E. et al. 2009. Classification and phylogenetic relationships in Solanum section Lycopersicon based on AFLP and two nuclear gene sequences. Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 56:663-678.

Check other web resources for Solanum lycopersicum L. :

  • Solanaceae Source: A global taxonomic resource for the nightshade family
  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=101442. Accessed 13 November 2019.