Taxon profile


Small-flowered Nightshade
Solanum americanum Mill.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Solanales »  family Solanaceae »  genus Solanum - nightshade »  section Solanum sect. Solanum

Scientific synonyms

Solanum adventitium Polg.
Solanum americanum var. nodiflorum (Jacq.) Edmonds
Solanum americanum var. patulum (L.) Edmonds
Solanum caribaeum Dunal
Solanum fistulosum Dunal ex Poir.
Solanum hermannii Dunal
Solanum nigrum var. americanum (P. Mill.) O.E. Schulz
Solanum nigrum var. virginicum L.

Other names

= American Black Nightshade
= Glossy Americanum
= Glossy Nightshade


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Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Solanum americanum Mill.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Solanum americanum Mill.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN Pest Information Wiki [Solanum_americanum_(weed)]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Solanum americanum Mill.]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Solanum americanum Mill.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Solanum americanum Mill.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014
EN Pyšek P., Sádlo J. & Mandák B. (2002): Catalogue of alien plants of the Czech Republic [], Preslia 74(2): 97–186, 2002. [as Solanum americanum Mill.]

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