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Taxon: Solanum pimpinellifolium L.

 
Genus: Solanum
Subgenus: Potatoe
Section: Lycopersicon
Family: Solanaceae
Subfamily: Solanoideae
Tribe: Solaneae
Nomen number: 406496
Place of publication: Cent. pl. I:8. 1755 (Amoen. acad. 4:268. 1759)
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36017933
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 06-Sep-2018 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 562 (482 active, 215 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit (as Lycopersicon pimpinellifolium)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Ecuador, [El Oro, Esmeraldas, Guayas, Los Ríos, Pichincha] Peru [Amazonas, Ancash, Cajamarca, La Libertad, Lambayeque, Lima, Piura, Tumbes]


    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere beyond native range incl. Galapagos Is.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Darwin, S. C. et al. 2003. Taxonomy of tomatoes in the Galápagos Islands: native and introduced species of Solanum section Lycopersicon (Solanaceae). Syst. Biodivers. 1:49.
  3. Lin, T. et al. 2014. Genomic analyses provide insights into the history of tomato breeding. Nat. Genet. 46:1220-1226. Note: cites
  4. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  5. Peralta, I. E. & D. M. Spooner. 2001. Granule-bound starch synthase (GBSSI) gene phylogeny of wild tomatoes (Solanum L. section Lycopersicon (Mill.) Wettst. subsection Lycopersicon. Amer. J. Bot. 88:1888-1902.
  6. Peralta, I. E. et al. 2008. Taxonomy of wild tomatoes and their relatives (Solanum sect. Lycopersicoides, sect. Juglandifolia, sect. Lycopersicon; Solanaceae). Syst. Bot. Monogr. 84:125-132.
  7. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  8. Rao, E. S. et al. 2012. Using SSR markers to map genetic diversity and population structure of Solanum pimpinellifolium for development of a core collection. Pl. Genet. Resources Charact. Util. 10:38-48.
  9. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants Note: = Lycopersicon pimpinellifolium
  10. Spooner, D. M. et al. 1993. Chloroplast DNA evidence for the interrelationships of tomatoes, potatoes, and pepinos (Solanaceae). Amer. J. Bot. 80:683. Note: lists as Solanum pimpinellifolium B. Juss.
  11. Zuriaga, E. et al. 2009. Classification and phylogenetic relationships in Solanum section Lycopersicon based on AFLP and two nuclear gene sequences. Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 56:663-678.

Check other web resources for Solanum pimpinellifolium L. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Solanaceae Source: A global taxonomic resource for the nightshade family
  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=406496. Accessed 16 July 2019.