1. Family: Solanaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Solanum L.
      1. Solanum nigrescens M.Martens & Galeotti

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. U.S.A. to Caribbean, Mexico to Guyana and Bolivia. It is used to treat unspecified medicinal disorders.

    [CPLC]

    Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

    Distribution
    Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 1100 - 3300 m.; Andes, Guayana y Serranía de La Macarena, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta.
    Habit
    Hierba, subarbusto, arbusto, trepadora
    Conservation
    No Evaluada
    [UPB]

    The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

    Ecology
    Alt. 1100 - 3300 m.
    Habit
    Herb, subshrub, shrub or creeper.
    Distribution
    Native from Colombia.
    Conservation
    Not Evaluated.
    [UPB]
    Unspecified Medicinal Disorders
    Medicinal (State of the World's Plants 2016, Instituto Humboldt 2014).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Alabama, Belize, Bolivia, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Florida, Georgia, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mississippi, Nicaragua, North Carolina, Panamá, Peru, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Windward Is.

    Introduced into:

    Brazil South, Hawaii

    Common Names

    Spanish
    Yerba mora, hierba mora.

    Solanum nigrescens M.Martens & Galeotti appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2016 Palmer, E.J. [7658], USA K001159706
    Jan 1, 2016 Palmer, E.J. [8776], USA K001159707
    Jan 1, 2016 Barkley, F.A. [13A162], USA K001159680
    Aug 1, 2011 Jeffrey, C. [2521], Venezuela K000788026
    Aug 1, 2011 Dawe, M.T. [289], Colombia K000788024
    Aug 1, 2011 Plowman, T. [4447], Ecuador K000788032
    Aug 1, 2011 Jaramillo, J. [8183], Ecuador K000788028
    Aug 1, 2011 Kuntze, O. [1657], Venezuela K000788030
    Aug 1, 2011 Kuntze, O. [2295], Venezuela K000788031
    Aug 1, 2011 Gaumer, G.F. [479], Mexico K000788048
    Aug 1, 2011 André, E. [K639] K000788029
    Aug 1, 2011 Pennell, F.W. [3388], Colombia K000788025
    Aug 1, 2011 Seemann, B.C. [1606], Panama K000788043
    Aug 1, 2011 Maj, M. [3439], Guatemala K000788046
    Aug 1, 2011 Wessels Boer, J.G. [1740], Venezuela K000788027
    Aug 1, 2011 Steinbach, J. [14844], Bolivia K000788035
    Aug 1, 2011 Anonymous [17757], Costa Rica K000788049
    Aug 1, 2011 Ruiz-Terán, L. [3545], Venezuela K000788034
    Aug 1, 2011 Herb. Kewense [K225], Colombia K000788033
    Aug 1, 2011 DeWolf, G.P. [149], Costa Rica K000788047
    Jan 1, 2008 Chagala, B.G. [306], Puebla K001171645
    Jan 1, 1997 Linden, J. [254], Mexico K000063839
    Jan 1, 1997 Galeotti, H.G. [1152], Mexico K000063838
    Phillips, B.R. [111], Dominican Republic K001160584
    D'Arcy [6035], Panama K001164884
    D'Arcy [6035], Panama K001164885
    Klotzsch [176], Brazil K001058014
    Tate, R. [258], Nicaragua K001160583
    Herb Edmonds, J.M. [s.n.], Panama K001164886
    Herb Edmonds, J.M. [s.n.], Panama K001164887
    Vargas, G. [1617], Costa Rica Solanum costaricense K001160237
    Jan 1, 1964 Reitz [4.654], Santa Catarina Solanum maioranthum K000590017 paratype
    Hassler, E. [5278], Paraguay Solanum maracayuense K000532494 Unknown type material

    First published in Bull. Acad. Roy. Sci. Bruxelles 12(1): 140 (1845)

    Accepted by

    • PBI Solanum Project (2014-continuously updated). Solanaceae Source: a global taxonomic resource for the nightshade family http://www.solanaceaesource.org/.
    • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Liogier, A.H. (1994). Flora de la Española 6: 1-517. Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo.

    Literature

    Useful Plants of Boyacá Project
    • Kew Medicinal Plant Names Services (MPNS) https://www.kew.org/science/data-and-resources/tools-and-services/medicinal-plant-names-services in The State of the World’s Plants Report–2016. (2016). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew https://stateoftheworldsplants.or
    • Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humbodlt (2014). Plantas alimenticias y medicinales nativas de Colombia. 2567 registros, aportados por: Castellanos, C. (Contacto del recurso), Valderrama, N. (Creador del recurso, Autor), Castro, C. (Proveedor de metadatos), Bernal, Y. (Autor), García, N. (Autor). Versión 11.0. http://i2d.humboldt.org.co/ceiba/resource.do?r=ls_colombia_magnoliophyta_2014
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Forzza, R.C., Zappi, D. & Souza, V.C. (2016-continuously updated). Flora do Brasil 2020 em construção http://reflora.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/listaBrasil/ConsultaPublicaUC/ResultadoDaConsultaNovaConsulta.do.
    • Liogier, A.H. (1994). Flora de la Española 6: 1-517. Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo.

    Sources

    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Useful Plants of Boyacá Project
    ColPlantA database
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