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Taxon: Physalis viscosa L.

Genus: Physalis
Family: Solanaceae subfamily: Solanoideae tribe: Physaleae subtribe: Physalinae.
Nomen number: 102405
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:183. 1753
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Name verified on: 02-Oct-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 09-May-2011
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

SPECIES RESTRICTED AS A STATE NOXIOUS WEED
A declared aquatic or terrestrial noxious weed and/or noxious-weed seed in these U.S. states (see state noxious weed lists), with links to state information or web documents:
CA*.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.
noxious weed information from Invaders Database System for northwestern U.S.

Common names:

  • grape ground-cherry   (Source: Invaders Database ) – English
  • perennial ground-cherry   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • stellate ground-cherry   (Source: BSBI ) – English
  • sticky Cape-gooseberry   (Source: Econ Pl Aust ) – English
  • sticky ground-cherry   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • sticky physalis   (Source: Noxweed Aust ) – English
  • sticky-gooseberry   (Source: F Zamb ) – English
  • prairie ground-cherry   (Source: Noxweed Aust ) – English (Australia)
  • arrebenta-cavalo   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • balãozinho   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • bucho-de-rã   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • camambú   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
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Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Western South America: Bolivia - Cochabamba, Santa Cruz, Tarija
    Southern South America: Argentina - Buenos Aires, Catamarca, Chaco, Cordoba, Corrientes, Entre Rios, Jujuy, La Pampa, Mendoza, Salta, Santa Fe, Santiago del Estero, Tucuman; Paraguay - Alto Parana, Boqueron, Central, Cordillera, Paraguari, Presidente Hayes

      Naturalized:
  • naturalized elsewhere

      Other:
  • perhaps native elsewhere in South America

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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
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  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.
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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?102405 (01 November 2014)

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