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Taxon: Physalis philadelphica Lam.

 
Genus: Physalis
Family: Solanaceae
Subfamily: Solanoideae
Tribe: Physaleae
Subtribe: Physalinae
Nomen number: 102411
Place of publication: Encycl. 2:101. 1786
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/720755
Name Verified on: 02-Oct-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 25-Aug-2018
Species priority site is: Northeast Regional PI Station (NE9)
Accessions: 149 (136 active, 136 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Zacatecas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Aguascalientes, Jalisco]

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: El Salvador, Guatemala


    Cultivated (widely cult.)

    Naturalized (widely natzd.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  3. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  4. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  5. Facciola, S. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants. 1990 (Cornucopia)
  6. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  7. Gentry Jr., J. L. & P. C. Standley 1974. Physalis (F Guat) 24(10):92-93.
  8. George, A. S., ed. Flora of Australia. (F Aust)
  9. Gómez-Pompa, A. & V. Sosa, eds. Flora de Veracruz. (F Veracruz)
  10. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  11. Hudson, W. D., Jr. 1986. Relationships of domesticated and wild Physalis philadelphica (Solan Biol Syst) 416-432.
  12. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  13. Kartesz, J. T. & K. N. Gandhi 1994. Nomenclatural notes for the North American flora. XIII (Phytologia) 76:452.
  14. Labate, J. A. & L. D. Robertson 2015. Nucleotide diversity estimates of tomatillo (Physalis philadelphica) accessions including nine new inbred lines Molec. Breed. 35:1-10.
  15. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  16. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  17. Nuez, F. et al. 1993. Recolección de especies hortícolas en Ecuador Pl. Genet. Resources Newslett. 96:29-33.
  18. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  19. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  20. Rzedowski, J. & G. Rzedowski, eds. Flora fanerogámica del Valle de México. (F Valle Mex)
  21. Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3). (F Nicaragua)
  22. Terrell, E. E. et al. Agric. Handb. no. 505. 1986 (AH 505)
  23. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  24. Vargas-Ponce, O. et al. 2011. Assessing genetic diversity in Mexican husk tomato species Pl. Molec. Biol. Reporter 29:733-738.
  25. Vibrans, H., ed. Malezas de México (on-line resource). (Malezas Mex)
  26. Villaseñor, J. L. 2016. Checklist of the native vascula plants of Mexico Rev. Mex. Biodivers. 87:559-902.
  27. Waterfall, U. T. 1967. Physalis in Mexico, Central America, and the West Indies (Rhodora) 69:213.
  28. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. (F Panama)
  29. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)
  30. Zamora-Tavares, P. et al. 2015. Diversity and genetic structure of the husk tomato (Physalis philadelphica Lam.) in Western Mexico Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 62:141-153.

Check other web resources for Physalis philadelphica Lam. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=102411. Accessed 20 November 2018.