Genus: Lycopersicon Mill.

Usually considered a synonym of: Solanum L.

 
Family: Solanaceae
Subfamily: Solanoideae
Tribe: Solaneae
Genus number: 7056
Last updated: 11-Dec-2010
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References:

  1. Marshall, J. A. et al. 2001. Molecular systematics of Solanum section Lycopersicum (Lycopersicon) using the nuclear ITS rDNA region. Theor. Appl. Genet. 103:1216-1222.
  2. 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.
  3. Spooner, D. M. et al. 1993. Chloroplast DNA evidence for the interrelationships of tomatoes, potatoes, and pepinos (Solanaceae). Amer. J. Bot. 80:676-688. Note: molecular evidence places Lycopersicon as nested within Solanum

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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/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=7056. Accessed 19 October 2019.