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Taxon: Hyoscyamus muticus L.

 
Genus: Hyoscyamus
Family: Solanaceae
Subfamily: Solanoideae
Tribe: Hyoscyameae
Nomen number: 19531
Place of publication: Mant. pl. 1:45. 1767
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 06-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Jun-2010
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 6 (2 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: source of atropine, hyoscine, & hyoscyamine (fide Bull Brit Mus 27:15. 1997)
  • Social: narcotic

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Algeria, Egypt, Libya (probably)
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Chad (n.?), Ethiopia, Sudan
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Niger (n.?)

    Asia-Temperate
    • ARABIAN PENINSULA: Saudi Arabia
    • WESTERN ASIA: Jordan, Syria


    Cultivated

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Pakistan


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. Boulos, L. Flora of Egypt. 1999- (F Egypt)
  3. Boulos, L. Flora of Egypt checklist. (L Egypt)
  4. Cufodontis, G. Enumeratio plantarum aethiopiae: Spermatophyta. (F EthiopCuf)
  5. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  6. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  7. Hoare, A. & S. Knapp 1997. A phylogenetic conspectus of the tribe Hyoscyamae: Solanacae Bull. Brit. Mus. (Nat. Hist.), Bot. 27:15.
  8. Migahid, A. M. Flora of Saudi Arabia, ed. 3. (F Saudi ed3)
  9. Mouterde, P. Nouvelle flore du Liban et de la Syrie. (F Liban)
  10. Ozenda, P. Flore du Sahara, ed. 2. 1977 (F Sahara)
  11. Pottier-Alapetite, G. Flore de la Tunisie: Angiospermes-Dicotyledones. (F Tunis)
  12. Quézel, P. & S. Santa Nouvelle flore de l'Algerie. (F Alger)
  13. Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. (F Iran)
  14. Uphof, J. C. T. Dictionary of economic plants, ed. 2. (Dict Econ Pl)

Check other web resources for Hyoscyamus muticus L. :

  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=19531. Accessed 21 October 2018.