Taxon profile


Datura stramonium L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Solanales »  family Solanaceae »  genus Datura - jimsonweed

Scientific synonyms

Datura tatula L.

Other names

= Common Thornapple
= Devil's Trumpet
= Devil's-trumpet
= False Castor-oil
= Jamestown Weed
= Jimson Weed
= Jimsonweed
= Mad Apple
= Moonflower
= Purple Thornapple
= Stinkweed
= Stinkwort
= Thornapple




Taxon in country check-lists*

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Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Orobanche cernua Loefl. - Nodding Broomrape

consumer: Tuta absoluta (Meyrick, 1917)

Included taxa

Number of records: 3

varietas Datura stramonium var. inermis (Juss. ex Jacq.) C.E. Lundstr.

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varietas Datura stramonium var. tatula (L.) Torr.

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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 Datura stramonium L.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Datura stramonium L.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN Danin A.: Flora and Vegetation of Israel [] [as Datura stramonium]
Data retrieved on: 26 February 2009
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Datura stramonium L.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Seznam cévnatých rostlin květeny České republiky, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Datura stramonium L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014
EN Boršić I. et al. (2008): Preliminary Check-list of Invasive Alian Plant Species (IAS) in Croatia [], Nat. Croat., Vol. 17, No. 2., 55–71, Zagreb [as Datura stramonium L.]
Data retrieved on: 31 July 2012

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