African Plant Database

Solanum aculeatissimum Jacq.
Protologue : Collectanea [Jacquin] 1: 100 (1786 [1787])
Information on the genus : Solanum
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Solanum aculeatissimum var. purpureum A. Chev.
=Solanum angustispinosum De Wild. (1914)
=Solanum cavaleriei H. Lév. & Vaniot (1908)
=Solanum khasianum C.B. Clarke (1885)
=*Solanum macinae A. Chev. (1920)
=Solanum reflexum Schrank (1822)
=Solanum aculeatissimum var. dolichoplum Bitter
=Solanum aculeatissimum var. hispidissimum Dunal
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial -Shrub - Ht 0.5 - 1.5 m. Alt: 360 - 2025 m. Distribution: LES, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, WC

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Solanaceae : 196 (2012).
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 33[1&2]: 4 (2003).
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Record n°119735 modified 2008-09-25
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