Solanum suffruticosum var. merrillianum (Liou) C.Y.Wu & S.C.Huang

First published in Fl. Hainan. 3: 586 (1974)
This name is a synonym of Solanum americanum

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

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

Other Data

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Sources

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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