Taxon: Physalis viscosa L.

 
Genus: Physalis
Family: Solanaceae
  Subfamily: Solanoideae
      Tribe: Physaleae
        Subtribe: Physalinae
Nomen number: 102405
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:183. 1753
Name Verified on: 02-Oct-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide Econ Pl Aust)

Distributional Range:

    Other:

    . perhaps native elsewhere in South America

    Native:

  • Southern America

    • Southern South America: Argentina - Buenos Aires, - Catamarca, - Chaco, - Cordoba, - Corrientes, - Entre Rios, - Jujuy, - La Pampa, - Mendoza, - Salta, - Santa Fe, - Santiago del Estero, - Tucuman; Paraguay - Alto Parana, - Boqueron, - Central, - Cordillera, - Paraguari, - Presidente Hayes
    • Western South America: Bolivia - Cochabamba, - Santa Cruz, - Tarija

  • Naturalized:

    . natzd. elsewhere

References:

  • Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  • Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  • Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. 1960- (F Zamb)
  • Foster, S. & C. Hobbs A field guide to Western medicinal plants and herbs. 2002 (W Med Pl Herbs)
  • Gómez-Pompa, A. & V. Sosa, eds. Flora de Veracruz. 1978- (F Veracruz)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  • IPGRI New World Fruits Database (on-line resource). (New World Fruits)
  • Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. 1993 (Econ Pl Aust)
  • Macbride, J. F. et al., eds. Flora of Peru. 1936-1971; new ser. 1980- (F Peru)
  • Missouri Botanical Garden W³Tropicos (on-line resource). (TROPICOS)
  • Moerman, D. Native American ethnobotany, ed. 5. 1998 (Nat Amer Ethnobot)
  • Navas-Bustamante, L. E. Flora de la cuenca de Santiago de Chile. 1973-1979 (F Santiago)
  • Parsons, W. T. & E. G. Cuthbertson Noxious weeds of Australia. 1992 (Noxweed Aust)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Sullivan, J. R. 1985. Systematics of the Physalis viscosa complex (Solanaceae) Syst. Bot. 10:426-444.
  • USDA/ARS INVADERS database system. The University of Montana (on-line resource). (Invaders Database)
  • Waterfall, U. T. 1967. Physalis in Mexico, Central America, and the West Indies (Rhodora) 69:102.
  • Zuloaga, F. O. & O. Morrone, eds. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de la República Argentina. I. Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledonae), II. Dicotyledonae. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 60, 74. 1996, 1999 (L Argent)

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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image