The Library of Congress > Linked Data Service > LC Subject Headings (LCSH)

Solanum americanum


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • American black nightshade
    • American nightshade
    • Black nightshade, American
    • Blackberry nightshade
    • Common nightshade
    • Common purple nightshade
    • Glossy nightshade
    • Large-fruited black nightshade
    • Nightshade, American
    • Nightshade, American black
    • Nightshade, Blackberry
    • Nightshade, Common purple
    • Nightshade, Glossy
    • Nightshade, Small flowered
    • Nightshade, Smallflower
    • Nightshade, White
    • Popolo
    • Purple nightshade, Common
    • Small flowered nightshade
    • Smallflower nightshade
    • Solanum caribaeum
    • Solanum fistulosum
    • Solanum hermannii
    • Solanum nigrum americanum
    • Solanum nigrum virginicum
    • Solanum nodiflorum
    • Solanum sodomeum
    • White nightshade
  • Broader Terms

  • Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Sources

    • found: Work cat.: Evans, D.M. Ecology and conservation of plants in fragmented landscapes, 2011:abstr. (Solanum americanum)
    • found: ITIS, Aug. 21, 2012(Solanum americanum Mill. -- accepted -- American black nightshade, common purple nightshade, smallflower nightshade. Synonyms: Solanum sodomeum auct. non L.; Solanum caribaeum Dunal; Solanum fistulosum Dunal ex Poir.; Solanum hermannii Dunal; Solanum nodiflorum Jacq.; Solanum americanum var. nodiflorum (Jacq.) Edmonds; Solanum americanum var. patulum (L.) Edmonds; Solanum nigrum var. americanum (Mill.) O.E. Schulz; Solanum nigrum var. virginicum L.)
    • found: NatureServe explorer, via WWW, Aug. 21, 2012(Solanum americanum, American Black Nightshade)
    • found: GRIN taxonomy for plants, Aug. 21, 2012(Solanum americanum. Common names: American nightshad; black nightshade; glossy nightshade; small-flower nightshade. Synonyms: Solanum americanum var. nodiflorum; Solanum caribaeum; Solanum nodiflorum)
    • found: Plants database, Aug. 21, 2012(Solanum americanum, American black nightshade. Synonyms: Solanum americanum Mill. var. nodiflorum (Jacq.) Edmonds; Solanum americanum Mill. var. patulum (L.) Edmonds; Solanum caribaeum Dunal; Solanum fistulosum Dunal ex Poir.; Solanum hermannii Dunal; Solanum linnaeanum Hepper & P.-M. L. Jaeger; Solanum nigrum L. var. americanum (Mill.) O.E. Schulz; Solanum nigrum L. var. virginicum L.; Solanum nodiflorum Jacq.; Solanum sodomeum auct. non L.)
    • found: Multilingual multiscript plant name database, via WWW, Aug. 21, 2012(Solanum americanum Miller. Synonyms: Solanum nigrum auct. non L., Solanum caribaeum Dunal, Solanum nigrum L. var. americanum (Mill.) O.E.Schulz. English: Glossy nightshade, American black nightshade, Black nightshade (USA), Large-fruited black nightshade)
    • found: Calflora website, Aug. 21, 2012(Solanum americanum; American black nightshade, common nightshade, white nightshade, Small flowered Nightshade)
    • found: Plants of Hawaii website, Aug. 21, 2012(Solanum americanum - popolo, glossy nightshade)
    • found: Wikipedia, Aug. 21, 2012:Solanum americanum (American nightshade or Glossy nightshade (Solanum americanum) is a herbaceous flowering plant of wide though uncertain native range. The certain native range encompasses the tropics and subtropics of the Americas, Melanesia, Meganesia, and Australia. The plant is widely naturalised around the Tropical Pacific and Indian Oceans, including Hawaiʻi, Indochina, Madagascar and Africa, possibly via anthropogenic introduction in these locales. It can be confused with other black nightshade species in the Solanum nigrum complex. Synonym: Solanum nodiflorum)
    • found: Encycloweedia, via WWW, Aug. 21, 2012(American black nightshade [Solanum americanum]. Synonyms: S. nodiflorum Jacq., S. nigrum auct. non L., S. nigrum var. americanum (Mill) O.E. Schulz, Solanum sodomeum auct. non L., S. linneaeanum Hepper & Jaeger, S. hermanii Dunal, S. fistulosum Dunal ex Poir., S. caribaeum Dunal, S. americanum var. nodiflorum (Jacq.) Edmonds, S. americanum var. patulum (L.) Edmonds. Eastern black nightshade [Solanum ptycanthum Dun.] was previously called Solanum americanum. However, Eastern black nightshade is distinct from American black nightshade and does not occur in California.)
    • found: Flora : dictionary of common plant names, 2003(nightshade, blackberry: Solanum americanum, S. nigrum)
  • LC Classification

    • QK495.S7
  • Change Notes

    • 2012-08-21: new
    • 2012-11-13: revised
  • Alternate Formats

Suggest terminology


The LC Linked Data Service welcomes any suggestions you might have about terminology used for a given heading or concept.

Would you like to suggest a change to this heading?

Please provide your name, email, and your suggestion so that we can begin assessing any terminology changes.

Fields denoted with an asterisk (*) are required.