Family  Solanaceae Juss., nom. cons.

Family number: 1043    Last Updated: 17-Jan-2017
Alternate name:
Number of accepted genera: 169
Type genus: Solanum L.
Comments: dicot family

Complete list of genera


  1. Hunziker, A. T. 2001. The genera of Solanaceae
  2. Olmstead, R. G. et al. 2008. A molecular phylogeny of the Solanaceae. Taxon 57:1159-1181.

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Synonyms for family:

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL:
Accessed 5 July 2020.