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  1. Family: Solanaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Solanum L.
      1. Solanum jamaicense Mill.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical America. It is used to treat unspecified medicinal disorders.

    [UPB]

    The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

    Ecology
    Alt. 0 - 2000 m.
    Conservation
    Least concern.
    Distribution
    Native from Colombia.
    Habit
    Herb, subshrub or liana.
    [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. 0 - 2000 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Guayana y Serranía de La Macarena, Orinoquia, Pacífico, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Valle del Cauca, Valle del Magdalena.
    Habit
    Hierba, subarbusto, liana
    Conservation
    Preocupación Menor
    [UPB]
    Unspecified Medicinal Disorders
    Medicinal (Instituto Humboldt 2014).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Florida, French Guiana, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Puerto Rico, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Windward Is.

    Synonyms

    Common Names

    Spanish
    Friegaplatos.

    Other Data

    Solanum jamaicense Mill. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Oct 1, 2011 Kartonegoro, A.R. [ARK 300], Sulawesi K000662262
    Jan 1, 2010 Nee, M. [34931], Brazil K001058305
    Jan 1, 2010 Tostain, O. [825], French Guiana K000658314
    Jan 1, 1992 Beck, H.T. [75], Brazil K001058307
    Jan 1, 1990 Salzmann [s.n.], Bahia K000590035
    Jan 1, 1990 [Salzmann] [s.n.], Bahia K000590032
    Jan 1, 1990 Hostmann [220], Surinam K000590036 isosyntype
    Jan 1, 1990 Hostmann [220], Surinam K000590034
    Jan 1, 1990 Miquel [s.n.], Surinam K000590033
    Jan 1, 1990 Burchell [10047], Brazil K001058309
    Jan 1, 1990 Glaziou [11368], Brazil K001058314
    Jan 1, 1990 Spruce, R. [2104], Brazil K001058313
    Jan 1, 1987 Santos, J.L. [776], Brazil K001058317
    Jan 1, 1984 Plowman, T. [12147], Brazil K001058315
    Jan 1, 1984 Cid, C.A. [3823], Brazil K001058318
    Jan 1, 1984 Rabelo, B.V. [1856], Brazil K001058316
    Jan 1, 1977 Lleras, E. [p17032], Brazil K001058308
    Jul 21, 1976 Matuda, E. [3633], Mexico K000063747
    Jan 1, 1942 Krukoff, B.A. [8044], Brazil K001058311
    Jun 27, 1905 Barbon, E.B. [2178], Philippines K000195949
    Sandwith, N.Y. [1032], Guyana K001161640
    Harrison, S.G. [1529], Guyana K001161648
    Harrison, S.G. [951], Guyana K001161649
    Wright [s.n.], Jamaica K001161161
    Wood, J.R.I. [12776], Bolivia K001164221
    Maguire, B. [22962], Guyana K001161646
    Stearn, W.T. [471], Jamaica K001161159
    Lehmann, F.C. [4942], Colombia K001164216
    Lehmann, F.C. [B.T.386A], Colombia K001164217
    Zarucchi, J.L. [3283], Colombia K001164230
    Broadway, W.E. [6341], Trinidad & Tobago K001161157
    Smith, H.H. [1146], Colombia K001164211
    Fendler, A. [611], Trinidad & Tobago K001161153
    Parker [217], Guyana K001161643
    Wright, C. [380], Cuba K001161166
    Nee, M. [34931], Brazil K001161651
    Jenman [7380], Guyana K001161634
    Jenman [7380], Guyana K001161635
    Jenman [6927], Guyana K001161636
    Jenman [4195], Guyana K001161641
    Jenman [5372], Guyana K001161642
    Forest Department of British Guiana [6078], Guyana K001161637
    Holton, I.F. [563], Colombia K001164214
    Ekman, E.L. [H 12111], Dominican Republic K001161158
    Archer, W.A. [8127], Brazil K001058312
    Burley, J.S. [1999], Indonesia K001153484
    Tate, R. [268], Nicaragua K001160421
    Skutch, A.F. [4227], Costa Rica K001160419
    Skutch, A.F. [3926], Costa Rica K001160420
    Hahn, W. [3814], Guyana K001161632
    Prior, A. [67], Jamaica K001161160
    Bartlett, A.W. [s.n.], Guyana K001161633
    Cuatrecasas, J. [27287], Colombia K001164227
    André, E. [431] K001164212
    Nedi [5], Indonesia K001153485
    Combs, R. [190], Cuba K001161163
    Tuerckheim, H. von [8551], Guatemala K001160429
    Curtiss, A.H. [258] K001161165
    Wiriadinata, H. [20], Indonesia K001153486
    Langlassé, E. [69], Colombia K001164213
    Tonduz, A. [12894], Costa Rica K001160422
    Tonduz, A. [12894], Costa Rica K001160423
    Folsom, J.P. [4644], Panama K001164222
    Díaz, J. [592], Peru K001164236
    Pipoly, J.J. [9399], Guyana K001161630
    Pipoly, J.J. [18126], Colombia K001164229
    Sintenis, P.E.E. [1680], Puerto Rico K001161167
    Plowman, T.C. [127], Colombia K001164231
    Plowman, T.C. [2320], Colombia K001164232
    Plowman, T.C. [2241], Colombia K001164233
    Plowman, T.C. [2085], Colombia K001164234
    Plowman, T.C. [7264], Peru K001164238
    Kuhlman, J.G. [907], Brazil K001161654
    Schiffner, V. [2517], Indonesia K001153490
    Falcão, J.I.A. [954], Brazil K001161653
    Redden, K.M. [2279], Guyana K001161645
    Ule, E.H.G. [6241], Peru K001164219
    Holm-Nielsen, L.B. [25584], Ecuador K001164223
    s.coll [s.n.], Guyana K001161156
    s.coll [s.n.], Jamaica K001161162
    s.coll [5230], Guyana K001161638
    s.coll [5230], Guyana K001161639
    s.coll [s.n.], Guyana K001161644
    s.coll [1924] K001164215
    s.coll [11839], Venezuela K001164218
    Guillén, R. [3703], Bolivia K001164228
    Holm, R.W. [201], Costa Rica K001160425
    Rios, J. [1959], Peru K001164237
    Landeman, C. [3288], Peru K001164220
    Spruce [2104], Brazil K001058306
    Burchell [10047], Brazil K001058310
    Ambriansyah [AA193], Indonesia K001153488
    Ambriansyah [AA1656], Indonesia K001153489
    Ramlanto [60], Indonesia K001153487
    Herb Tonduz, A. [12894], Costa Rica K001160424
    Aitken, T.H.G. [25], Trinidad & Tobago K001161155
    Richardson, W.D [686], Trinidad & Tobago K001161154
    Fuentes, V. [1896] K001161164
    Lee, G. [44], Guyana K001161631
    Rambaran, B.V. [51], Guyana K001161647
    Miranda, D.D. [1140], Venezuela K001164224
    Miranda, D.D. [1008], Venezuela K001164226
    Rojas, C.E. de [2951], Venezuela K001164225
    Chavez, F. [162], Peru K001164235

    Bibliography

    First published in Gard. Dict. ed. 8: 17 (1768)

    Accepted by

    • PBI Solanum Project (2014-continuously updated). Solanaceae Source: a global taxonomic resource for the nightshade family http://www.solanaceaesource.org/.
    • Liogier, A.H. (1994). Flora de la Española 6: 1-517. Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo.

    Literature

    Useful Plants of Boyacá Project

    • 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

    • 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 2020. 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 2020. 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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    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/