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  1. Family: Solanaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Solanum L.
      1. Solanum lanceifolium Jacq.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Florida to Caribbean, Mexico to Venezuela.


    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.

    Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 0 - 1600 m.; Andes, Islas Caribeñas, Llanura del Caribe, Pacífico, Valle del Cauca, Valle del Magdalena.
    Subarbusto, liana
    No Evaluada



    Native to:

    Belize, Cayman Is., Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Florida, Guatemala, Honduras, Leeward Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Puerto Rico, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Windward Is.

    Introduced into:



    Other Data

    Solanum lanceifolium Jacq. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2010 Linden, I. [1497], Colombia K000786716 isotype
    Jan 1, 2010 s.coll. [66], Martinique K000786729 isotype
    Sandwith, N.Y. [1803], Trinidad & Tobago K000819155
    Sandwith, N.Y. [1803], Trinidad & Tobago K000819156
    Williams, R.O. [11792], Trinidad & Tobago K000819161
    Baker, R.E.D. [14538], Trinidad & Tobago K000819153
    Baker, R.E.D. [14538], Trinidad & Tobago K000819154
    Baker, R.E.D. [14691], Trinidad & Tobago K000819160
    Lehmann, F.C. [3876a] K001164302
    Bunting, G.S. [4970], Venezuela K001164307
    Sugden, A.M. [743], Venezuela K001164301
    Fendler, A. [996], Venezuela K001164305
    Steyermark, J.A. [88174], Venezuela K001164306
    Valverde, O. [379], Costa Rica K001160445
    Heyde [3447], Guatemala K001160464
    Palmer, E. [84], Mexico K000063787
    Holton, I.F. [s.n.] K000449580
    Britton, N.L. [2780], Trinidad & Tobago K000819159
    Raynal, A.M. [19641], St. Martin (French part) K001161213
    André, E. [2598] K001164300
    André, E. [1623], Colombia K001164303
    André, E. [298] K001164304
    Hahn, L. [878], Martinique K000819157
    Herb. Forsyth [s.n.] K000819145
    Lockhart [299], Trinidad & Tobago K000819148
    Johnston, J.R. [69], Venezuela K001164308
    Plowman, T.C. [3717], Colombia K001164309
    Thieme, C. [708], Honduras K001160465
    s.coll [37763] K001169119
    s.coll [s.n.] K001169120
    s.coll [385], Dominica K000819142
    s.coll [264], Dominica K000819143
    s.coll [654], St. Vincent & the Grenadines K000819144
    s.coll [258], Trinidad & Tobago K000819147
    s.coll [52-46], Trinidad & Tobago K000819149
    s.coll [8081], Trinidad & Tobago K000819152
    s.coll [s.n.] K001160466
    Vélez, I. [3092], U.S. Virgin Is. K000819151
    Tonduz [17759] K001160467
    Haught, O.L. [4127], Colombia K001164310
    Herb. Gay, J. [s.n.] K000819150
    Smith, J.N. [G76], St. Vincent & the Grenadines K000819146
    Linden, I. [1497], Colombia Solanum lasianthum K000585547
    Maingay, A.C. [1158], Peninsular Malaysia Solanum sarmentosum K001080494


    First published in ii. 286 (1789)

    Accepted by

    • PBI Solanum Project (2014-continuously updated). Solanaceae Source: a global taxonomic resource for the nightshade family


    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Turner, I.M. (1995 publ. 1997). A catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Malaya Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 47(2): 347-655.


    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

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