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Taxon: Nicotiana alata Link & Otto

 
Genus: Nicotiana
Section: Alatae
Family: Solanaceae
Subfamily: Nicotianoideae
Nomen number: 25252
Place of publication: Icon. pl. rar. 63. 1830
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 08-Apr-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 08-Apr-2009
Species priority site is: US Nicotiana Germplasm Collection (TOB)
Accessions: 10 (4 active, 3 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • flowering tobacco  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • jasmine tobacco  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • Persian tobacco  (Source: Mansf Ency) - English
  • sweet tobacco  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • Flügel-Tabak  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • tabako  (Source: F Okin) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • stor blomstertobak  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Mansf Ency)
  • Social: smoking material (occasionally in cultivation)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Parana, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina]
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, [Corrientes, Entre Rios, Misiones] Paraguay (e.), Uruguay


    Cultivated (also cult.)

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. Atanassov, I. I. et al. 1998. A new CMS source in Nicotiana developed via somatic cybridization between N. tabacum and N. alata Theor. Appl. Genet. 97:982-985.
  3. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  4. Burkart, A. E., ed. Flora ilustrada de Entre Rios. (F EntreR)
  5. Clarkson, J. J. et al. 2004. Phylogenetic relationships in Nicotiana (Solanaceae) inferred from multiple plastid DNA regions Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 33:75-90.
  6. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  7. Goodspeed, T. H. 1954. The genus Nicotiana Chron. Bot. 16:393.
  8. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  9. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  10. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  11. Instituto de Botánica Darwinion Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares. (F ConoSur)
  12. Japan Tobacco Plant Breeding & Genetic Research Laboratory The genus Nicotiana illustrated. 1994 (Nicotiana)
  13. Kitamura, S. et al. 2001. Relationships among Nicotiana species revealed by the 5S rDNA spacer sequence and fluorescence in situ hybridization Theor. Appl. Genet. 103:678-686.
  14. Lewis, R. Nicotiana (Wild Crop Rel Pl Orn) 10:185-208.
  15. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  16. Lim, K. Y. et al. 2006. Comparative genomics and repetitive sequence divergence in the species of diploid Nicotiana section Alatae Plant J. 48:907-919.
  17. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  18. Reitz, R., ed. Flora ilustrada catarinense. (F SCatarin)
  19. Vignoli-Silva, M. & L. A. Mentz 2005. O gênero Nicotiana L. (Solanaceae) no Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil Iheringia, Bot. 60:151-173.
  20. Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. (F Okin)
  21. 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. (L Argent)

Check other web resources for Nicotiana alata Link & Otto :

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • 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.

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=25252. Accessed 15 October 2018.