African Plant Database

Solanum scabrum Mill.
Protologue : Gard. Dict., ed. 8 C. 6, Solanum no. 6 (1768)
Information on the genus : Solanum
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Solanum scabrum Mill. subsp. scabrum
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Solanum scabrum subsp. nigericum Gbile (1985)
=Solanum tinctorium Welw.
Taxon infra-specific
Solanum scabrum Mill. subsp. scabrum
Ecology and distribution
Biol./Eco : Herb; Subhumid, Subarid; Forest, Anthropic; 0-499 m, 1000-1499 m; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Solanaceae : 128 (2012).

Bibliography other :
  • Olet, E.A., K.A. Lye & B. Stedje (2015). Crossing relationships and chromosome numbers of Solanum section Solanum in Uganda. Nord. J. Bot. 33: 472–483 
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Record n°175988 modified 2013-04-09
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