Taxon: Physalis minima L.

 
Genus: Physalis
Family: Solanaceae
Subfamily: Solanoideae
Tribe: Physaleae
Subtribe: Physalinae
Nomen number: 401798
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:183. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 02-Oct-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 02-Oct-1995
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Harmful organism host: crop pests ()
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Herbs Commerce ed2; Wealth India RM, as P. minima var. indica; Healing Pl India, as P. minima var. indica)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant ()

Distributional Range:

    Naturalized (widely natzd. in tropics)

    Other (probable origin neotropics)

References:

  1. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore de la Nouvelle Caledonie et dependances. (F NCaled)
  2. George, A. S., ed. Flora of Australia. (F Aust)
  3. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  4. Holm, L. et al. World weeds: natural histories and distribution. 1997 (WorldWeeds) 583.
  5. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  6. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  7. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  8. Merrill, E. D. An enumeration of Philippine flowering plants. (F Philipp)
  9. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  10. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)

Check other web resources for Physalis minima L. :

  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • 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.

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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=401798. Accessed 23 June 2018.