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This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to Central America.

Native to:

Belize, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua

Introduced into:

Assam, Cuba, Myanmar, Nepal

Solanum myriacanthum Dunal appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Oct 8, 1978 Botteri [849], Mexico K000063854
Oct 8, 1978 Bourgeau, M. [2838], Mexico K000063855
Oct 8, 1978 Bourgeau, M. [2050], Mexico K000063858
Oct 8, 1978 Hahn, M., Mexico K000063856
Oct 8, 1978 Martii, M. [382], Mexico K000063857
Vargas, E. [2019], Bolivia K001164874
Lewis, M. [37518], Bolivia K001164868
Nee, M. [35414], Bolivia K001164869
Nee, M. [33871], Bolivia K001164870
Heyde [4258], Guatemala K001160553
Watt, G. [s.n.], India K001153180
Rusby, H.H. [1566] K001164871
Rusby, H.H. [776], Bolivia K001164873
Tuerckheim, H. von [7755], Guatemala K001160554
Calzada, J.I. [24486], Mexico K001160552
s.coll [12], Bolivia K001164872
Werdermann, R. [2644], Bolivia K001164875

First published in Hist. Nat. Solanum: 218 (1813)

Accepted by

  • PBI Solanum Project (2014-continuously updated). Solanaceae Source: a global taxonomic resource for the nightshade family http://www.solanaceaesource.org/.
  • Barooah, C. & Ahmed, I. (2014). Plant diversity of Assam. A checklist of Angiosperms and Gymnosperms: 1-599. Assam science technology and environment council, India.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Barooah, C. & Ahmed, I. (2014). Plant diversity of Assam. A checklist of Angiosperms and Gymnosperms: 1-599. Assam science technology and environment council, India.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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