Taxon: Nicotiana tabacum L.

 
Genus: Nicotiana
Section: Nicotiana
Family: Solanaceae
Subfamily: Nicotianoideae
Nomen number: 25309
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:180. 1753
Link to protologue:
Comment: valid publication verified from original literature
Typification:
Name Verified on: 23-Apr-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Apr-2009
Species priority site is: US Nicotiana Germplasm Collection (TOB)
Accessions: 1972 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: research in plant biology (fide Amer J Bot 93:875. 2006)
  • Medicines: folklore (source of nicotine fide Import Medicinal Pl; CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2; Pl Res SEAs 16:94. 2000)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (fide Kingsbury; Cooper & Johnson ed2; Lampe & McCann)
  • Social: masticatory (fide Pl Res SEAs 16:94. 2000)
  • Social: smoking material (fide Pl Res SEAs 16:94. 2000)
  • Social: stimulant (fide Pl Res SEAs 16:94. 2000)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated (widely cult.)

    Other (origin South America)

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. Clarkson, J. J. et al. 2004. Phylogenetic relationships in Nicotiana (Solanaceae) inferred from multiple plastid DNA regions Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 33:75-90.
  3. Cooper, M. R. & A. W. Johnson Poisonous plants and fungi in Britain: animal and human poisoning. 1998 (Cooper & Johnson ed2)
  4. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  6. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  7. Farnsworth, N. R. & D. D. Soejarto Global importance of medicinal plants (unpublished draft manuscript rev. 23, 1988) (Import Medicinal Pl)
  8. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  9. Goodspeed, T. H. 1954. The genus Nicotiana Chron. Bot. 16:372.
  10. International Seed Testing Association A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 1. Field crops, grasses and vegetables, ed. 2. (Mult Glossary Crops)
  11. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  12. Kingsbury, J. M. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada. (Kingsbury)
  13. Lampe, K. F. & M. A. McCann AMA handbook of poisonous and injurious plants. 1985 (Lampe & McCann)
  14. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  15. Lim, K. Y. et al. 2006. A genetic appraisal of a new synthetic Nicotiana tabacum (Solanaceae) and the Kostoff synthetic tobacco Amer. J. Bot. 93:875-883.
  16. Lim, K. Y. et al. 2004. Genome evolution in allotetraploid Nicotiana Biol. J. Linn. Soc. 82:599-606.
  17. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  18. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  19. Mun-Chan, B. et al. 1986. A checklist of the Korean cultivated plants (Kulturpflanze) 34:111.
  20. Munro, D. B. Canadian poisonous plants information system (on-line resource). (Can Poison Pl)
  21. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  22. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  23. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  24. Soukup, J. Vocabulario de los nombres vulgares de la flora peruana. (Names Soukup)
  25. Vossen, H. A. M. van der & M. Wessel, eds. 2000. Stimulants (Pl Res SEAs) 16:93.
  26. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

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Images:

  • Seeds: 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=25309. Accessed 26 May 2018.