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This species is accepted, and its native range is Bolivia to Argentina.

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Bolivia

Solanum pygmaeum Cav. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Aug 1, 2013 Pedersen, T.M. [10288], Argentina K000658407
Aug 1, 2013 Schinini, A. [19013], Argentina K000658406
Aug 1, 2011 Comber, H.F. [736], Argentina K000788023
Jan 1, 2007 Anonymous [s.n.], Uruguay K000196537
Jun 1, 2000 Cabrera, A.L. [6065], Argentina K000788063
Lousley, J.E. [s.n.], United Kingdom K001151593
Britton, C.E. [s.n.], United Kingdom K001151591
Webster, M.M. [7041], United Kingdom K001151594
Melville, R. [2922], United Kingdom K001151589
Melville, R. [s.n.], United Kingdom K001151590
Melville, R. [s.n.], United Kingdom K001151592
Gilbert, J.L., United Kingdom 33805.000
Kent, D.H. [3423], United Kingdom K001151595

First published in Icon. 5: 23 (1799)

Accepted by

  • Särkinen, T. & al. (2018). A revision of the Old World black nightshades (Morelloid clade of Solanum L., Solanaceae) PhytoKeys 106: 1-223.
  • PBI Solanum Project (2014-continuously updated). Solanaceae Source: a global taxonomic resource for the nightshade family http://www.solanaceaesource.org/.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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 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 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