Genus: Lycianthes (Dunal) Hassl.

Family: Solanaceae
Subfamily: Solanoideae
Tribe: Capsiceae
Genus number: 7051
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 13 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) against the homotypic synonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4 & App. III) Otilix Raf., nom. rej. & the heterotypic synonym Parascopolia Baill., nom. rej.

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Dean, E. A. 2004. A taxonomic revision of Lycianthes series Meizonodontae (Solanaceae). Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 145:385-424.

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Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Lycianthes
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 8 July 2020.