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  1. Family: Solanaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Solanum L.
      1. Solanum rugosum Dunal

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical America.


    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. 100 - 1200 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Guayana y Serranía de La Macarena, Orinoquia.
    Arbusto, arbolito
    No Evaluada



    Native to:

    Belize, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Leeward Is., Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Puerto Rico, Suriname, Venezuela, Windward Is.

    Introduced into:

    Ivory Coast


    Other Data

    Solanum rugosum Dunal appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2000 Spruce, R. [2193], Brazil K000982254
    Jan 1, 1992 Nee, M. [42740], Brazil K000982263
    Jan 1, 1990 Spruce, R. [s.n.], Brazil K000982260
    Jan 1, 1990 Pinheiro, R.S. [301], Brazil K000982264
    Jan 1, 1990 Cordeiro, I. [53], Brazil K000982255
    Jan 1, 1990 Ule, E. [5200], Brazil K000982256
    Jan 1, 1990 Moricand [714], Brazil K000982257
    Jan 1, 1990 Krukoff, B.A. [1061], Brazil K000982261
    Jan 1, 1990 Sellow [62], Brazil K000982251
    Jan 1, 1990 Spruce [2193], Brazil K000982253
    Jan 1, 1990 Spruce [1128], Brazil K000982258
    Jan 1, 1990 Burchell [9998-2], Brazil K000982252
    Jan 1, 1990 Burchell [9983], Brazil K001077584
    Jan 1, 1987 Nee, M. [34459], Brazil K000982249
    Jan 1, 1987 Balée, W.L. [CG 42], Brazil K000982262
    Jan 1, 1984 Strudwick, J.J. [3407], Brazil K001058600
    Jan 1, 1982 Pires, J.M. [52067], Brazil K000982247
    Jan 1, 1982 Egler, W.A. [46060], Brazil K000982248
    Jan 1, 1972 G.T Prance [3917], Brazil K000982267
    Jan 1, 1969 Spruce, R. [s.n.], Brazil K000982250
    Jul 4, 1905 Redden, K.M. [4335], Guyana K000788353
    Jan 1, 1900 Spruce, R. [s.n.], Brazil K000982259
    Morton [SL3259], Sierra Leone K001155788
    Deighton, F.C. [3877], Sierra Leone K001155792
    Deighton, F.C. [4142], Sierra Leone K001155793
    Deighton, F.C. [4142], Sierra Leone K001155794
    Deighton, F.C. [3827], Sierra Leone K001155795
    Adames, P. [662], Liberia K001155801
    Small, D. [609], Sierra Leone K001155796
    Myers, J.G. [5766], Guyana K001161997
    Martyn [20], Guyana K001162001
    Baldwin, J.T. [10785], Liberia K001155802
    Baldwin, J.T. [10400], Liberia K001155804
    Lawrance, A.E. [637], Colombia K001165591
    Pyne, C.T. [18], Sierra Leone K001155790
    Pyne, C.T. [18], Sierra Leone K001155791
    Leeuwenberg, A.J.M. [4868], Liberia K001155800
    Davis, D.H. [248], Guyana K001161987
    Schipp, W.A. [964], Belize K001160730
    Schomburgk [59.(17)], Guyana K001162002
    Boom, B.M. [2555], Ecuador K001165593
    Maas, P.J.M. [3946], Guyana K001162003
    Jenman [6729], Guyana K001161989
    Jenman [5379], Guyana K001161990
    Hohenacker, R.F. [311], Guyana K001161995
    Thomas, S. [16/2], Peru K001165597
    Ekman, E.L. [H5597], Haiti K001161050
    Hostmann [49], Suriname K001162010
    Hostmann [49], Suriname K001162011
    Archer, W.A. [7919], Brazil K000982266
    Archer, W.A. [2302], Guyana K001161988
    Skutch, A.F. [2451], Costa Rica K001160735
    Skutch, A.F. [4338], Costa Rica K001160736
    Rusby, H.H. [326], Venezuela K001161052
    Lleras, E. [P17556], Brazil K001162014
    Bos, J.J. [2224], Liberia K001155798
    Bos, J.J. [2117], Liberia K001155799
    Lowe, J. [4186], Brazil K001162019
    Lowe, J. [4127], Brazil K001162020
    Roberty, G. [18011], French Guiana K001155787
    Appun, C.F. [318], Guyana K001161986
    Bartlett, A.W. [8593] K001161991
    Bartlett, A.W. [8593], Guyana K001161992
    Henkel, T.W. [6865], Guyana K001162004
    Fox, W. [78], Peru K001165598
    Heller, A.A. [540], Puerto Rico K001161055
    Sintenis, P.E.E. [2070], Puerto Rico K001161054
    Sintenis, P.E.E. [1619], Puerto Rico K001161056
    Colchester [2029], Venezuela K001165592
    Campbell, D.G. [P22031], Brazil K001162016
    Rombouts, H.E. [677], Suriname K001162007
    Plowman, T.C. [2439], Colombia K001165590
    D'Arcy, W.G. [6164], Panama K001165595
    Cid, C.A. [3835], Brazil K001162013
    Valeur, E.J. [881], Dominican Republic K001161051
    Gleason, H.A. [439], Guyana K001162000
    Wessels Boer, J.G. [904], Suriname K001162009
    Dick, C. [44], Brazil K001162017
    Dwyer, J.D. [7831], Panama K001165594
    Dwyer, J.D. [7831], Panama K001165596
    Imary [200], Dominica K001161053
    Jansen-Jacobs, M.J. [1550], Guyana K001161998
    Jansen-Jacobs, M.J. [6231], Suriname K001162005
    Jansen-Jacobs, M.J. [6231], Suriname K001162006
    Mexia, Y. [6043], Brazil K000982265
    s.coll [s.n.], Guyana K001161993
    s.coll [s.n.], Guyana K001161994
    s.coll [F2929], Guyana K001161996
    Martin [s.n.], French Guiana K001162012
    Trejo, J.C. [2734], Puerto Rico K001161049
    Baldwin jr., J.T. [10253], Liberia K001155803
    Cruz, J.S. de la [4488], Guyana K001161999
    Kukle, P. [90], Brazil K001162018
    Lasseign, A. [P21185], Brazil K001162015
    Herb Jaeger, P. [6776] K001155789
    Herb. Gay, J. [96], Dominica K001161057
    Daly, D.C.B. [1025], Brazil K001162021
    Jacques-Georges, A. [27484], Liberia K001155797
    Baker, A.J.D. [1395], Liberia K001155805
    Chavarría, U. [89], Costa Rica K001160734
    Marshall, N.T. [286], Guatemala K001160729
    Araya, F. [527], Costa Rica K001160733
    Seemaun, D. [74] K001161058
    Schmidt, L. [305], Suriname K001162008


    First published in Prodr. 13(1): 108 (1852)

    Accepted by

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


    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Liogier, A.H. (1994). Flora de la Española 6: 1-517. Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo.


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