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Lycianthes
Lycianthes rantonnetii.jpg
Lycianthes rantonnetii
(Blue potato bush)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Solanales
Family: Solanaceae
Genus: Lycianthes
(Dunal) Hassl.
Species

About 200, see text

Lycianthes is a genus of plants from the nightshade family (Solanaceae), found in both the Old World and the New World, but predominantly in the latter. It contains roughly 150 species, mostly from tropical America, with 35-40 species in Asia and the Pacific.

Characteristics[edit]

Lycianthes is apparently closely related to the chili and bell peppers (Capsicum). However, it was long confused with the nightshades (Solanum), and several little-known "Solanum" species presumably belong here.[1]

Species[edit]

Full species list in The Plant List[2]

Species include:

Related species[edit]

Other "Solanum" taxa of unknown identity but presumably belonging into Lycianthes include S. ciliatum Blume ex Miq., S. corniculatum Hiern, S. retrofractum var. acuminatum, S. violaceum Blume, S. violifolium f. typicum, S. virgatum notst β albiflorum, S. uniflorum Lag. and S. uniflorum var. berterianum.[1]

See also[edit]

Footnotes[edit]

References[edit]


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Am J Botany (subscription)
Fri, 08 Sep 2006 11:20:43 -0700

Page 1143 - Revised Fig. 1. Maximum likelihood trees showing placement of Iochrominae within the Solanoideae. Regions analyzed are listed to the upper left of each tree. All trees are shown with branch lengths proportional to the estimated average ...
 
portu.ch
Wed, 29 Jul 2009 03:07:30 -0700

Der Enzianbaum zählt zu den Nachtschattengewächsen. Betrachtet man seine Blüte, dann wundert das einen nicht, denn sie ähnelt der Kartoffelblüte, die ebenfalls zu den Nachtschattengewächsen zählt. Wegen ihrer Ähnlichkeit nennt man das ...
 
portu.ch
Wed, 20 May 2009 02:16:56 -0700

Die Vergiftungssymptome ähneln in etwa der einer Tollkirschenvergiftung mit Pupillenerweiterung, trockener Mund und Überwärmung. Der Enzianbaum (Solanum rantonnetii syn. Lycianthes rantonnetii). Die blauen Blüten ähneln auch der Kartoffelblüte.
 
portu.ch
Mon, 03 Aug 2009 04:37:30 -0700

Größere Kartenansicht · Der Enzianbaum (Solanum rantonnetii, bzw. Lycianthes rantonneti) · Kennen Sie Frango Piri Piri? Amêijoas ã portimonense. Veröffentlicht am August 3, 2009 Juli 24, 2015 Autor enraKategorien Immobilien ...
 
portu.ch
Sat, 01 Aug 2009 08:56:18 -0700

Beitragsnavigation. Zurück Vorheriger Beitrag: Der Enzianbaum (Solanum rantonnetii, bzw. Lycianthes rantonneti) · Weiter Nächster Beitrag: Araber investieren im Kreis Loulé · Stolz präsentiert von WordPress.
 
portu.ch
Sun, 26 Jul 2009 21:07:30 -0700

Beitragsnavigation. Zurück Vorheriger Beitrag: Zwischen Carvoeiro und Albufeira · Weiter Nächster Beitrag: Der Enzianbaum (Solanum rantonnetii, bzw. Lycianthes rantonneti) · Stolz präsentiert von WordPress.
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