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  1. Family: Solanaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Solanum L.
      1. Solanum alatum Moench

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Central & E. Canada to W. Central & E. U.S.A.



    Native to:

    Alabama, Alberta, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Manitoba, Maryland, Masachusettes, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Newfoundland, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward I., Québec, Rhode I., Saskatchewan, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming

    Introduced into:

    British Columbia, Great Britain, Ireland, Sweden


    Other Data

    Solanum alatum Moench appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2017 Watson, J.M. [744], Turkey K001152079
    Jan 1, 2017 Wood, J.R.I. [2157], Yemen K001152081
    Jan 1, 2017 Crookshank, H. [98] K001152075
    Jan 1, 2017 Dinsmore, J.E. [8810], Israel K001152077
    Jan 1, 2017 Furuse, M. [7793], Japan K001152354
    Jan 1, 2017 Breidy, J. [LEB34], Lebanon K001152078
    Jan 1, 2017 s.coll [463], Afghanistan K001152073
    Hubbard, C.E. [4], United Kingdom K001151342
    Hubbard, C.E. [4], United Kingdom K001151343
    Hubbard, C.E. [2], United Kingdom K001151345
    Hubbard, C.E. [2], United Kingdom K001151346
    Hubbard, C.E. [3], United Kingdom K001151347
    Hubbard, C.E. [2A], United Kingdom K001151349
    Hubbard, C.E. [3], United Kingdom K001151350
    Hubbard, C.E. [3], United Kingdom K001151351
    Hubbard, C.E. [s.n.], United Kingdom K001151352
    Hubbard, C.E. [2A], United Kingdom K001151353
    Hubbard, C.E. [2], United Kingdom K001151354
    Hubbard, C.E. [2], United Kingdom K001151355
    Jordan [705] K001151182
    Jackson, A.B. [s.n.] K001151516
    Rechinger, K.H. [27945], Pakistan K001153144
    Wood, J.R.I. [2206], Yemen K001152080
    Simpson, N.D. [3062], Egypt K001151846
    Sandwith, C.I. [s.n.], United Kingdom K001151519
    Baldacci, A. [271] K001151384
    Wolley-Dod, A.H. [1542] K000650949
    Wolley-Dod, A.H. [1595], Gibraltar K000650950
    Bonnet, E. [s.n.] K001151185
    Ellman, E. [1129D], Spain K001151341
    Ellman, E. [1129C], Spain K001151344
    Ellman, E. [1129B], Spain K001151348
    Ellman, E. [1129], Spain K001151356
    Todaro, A. [874] K001151475
    Todaro, A. [874] K001151477
    Murray, G.W. [3852], Egypt K001151847
    Shabetai, J.R. [s.n.], Egypt K001151848
    Huet, A. [3440] K001151178
    Thwaites, G.H.K. [s.n.], Jersey K001151518
    Willkommii, H.M. [637], Spain K001151340
    Bastard [s.n.] K001151513
    Aellen, P. [s.n.], France K001151193
    s.coll [s.n.], France K001151183
    s.coll [s.n.] K001151188
    s.coll [s.n.] K001151401
    s.coll [s.n.], Italy K001151476
    s.coll [s.n.], Austria K001151489
    s.coll [s.n.] K001151490
    s.coll [s.n.], Jersey K001151517
    s.coll [s.n.] K001151535
    Wallroth, C.F.W. [s.n.] K001151194
    Wiesbaur, J.B. [2239], Austria K001151491
    Bastard, T. [s.n.] K001151179
    Müller [s.n.] K001151473
    Ahlberg, N.F. [s.n.] K001151400
    Maille, A. [s.n.] K001151181
    Crookshank [98] K001152074
    Massalsky, P. [s.n.] K001152076
    Huet du Pavillon, É. [s.n.] K001151474
    Perret, H. [1765] K001151180
    Perret, H. [1765] K001151187
    Senay, P. [S123], France K001151184
    Vendrely, X. [s.n.], France K001151186
    Menyhárth, S.J. [s.n.], Hungary K001151488
    Beries, S. [s.n.] K001151512
    Webb, F.M. [s.n.] K001151515


    First published in Methodus: 474 (1794)

    Not accepted by

    • Nasir, E. (1975). Flora of Pakistan 83: 1-31. Department of Botany, University of Karachi, Karachi. [Cited as Solanum nigrum var. villosum.]


    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • (2019). epublication.


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    Kew Backbone Distributions
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at and
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