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Solanum lycopersicum  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 521671

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.
    Lycopersicon lycopersicum (L.) Karst.
    Lycopersicon cerasiforme Dunal
    Lycopersicon pyriforme Dunal
    Lycopersicon esculentum ssp. galenii (Mill.) Luckwill
    Lycopersicon esculentum var. cerasiforme (Dunal) Alef.
    Lycopersicon esculentum var. esculentum Mill.
    Lycopersicon esculentum var. cerasiforme (Dunal) A. Gray
    Lycopersicon esculentum var. leptophyllum (Dunal) D'Arcy
    Lycopersicon esculentum var. pyriforme (Dunal) L.H. Bailey
    Lycopersicon lycopersicum var. cerasiforme (Dunal) Alef.
    Solanum lycopersicum var. cerasiforme (Dunal) Spooner, G.J. Anderson & R.K. Jansen
    Solanum lycopersicum var. lycopersicum L.
    Lycopersicon esculentum var. pyriforme (Dunal) Alef.
  Common Name(s): garden tomato [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilySolanaceae  – nightshades, solanacées  
                               GenusSolanum L. – nightshade  
                                  SpeciesSolanum lycopersicum L. – garden tomato  

  Expert: Sandra Knapp, Ph.D.  
  Notes: Merit Researcher, Botany Department, Natural History Museum, London   
  Reference for: Solanum lycopersicum    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Planetary Diversity Inventory: PBI Solanum Project, website (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: PBI Solanum Project. 2011. Solanaceae Source. 03-Jun-2011.   
  Reference for: Solanum lycopersicum   
  Source: Solanaceae of North America Update, database (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)   
  Reference for: Solanum lycopersicum   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Solanum lycopersicum   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Solanum lycopersicum   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Introduced  
    Alaska, Introduced  
    Caribbean Territories, Introduced  
    Hawaii, Introduced  
    Canada, Incidental  






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