Genus: Datura

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Last Modified 01/18/2012

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Datura Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 1: 179. 1753.

List of Datura Species

References to Datura

  • Badr, A. 1997. Chromosomal criteria and taxonomic relationships in the Solanaceae. Cytologia 62: 103-113.
  • Benvenuti, S.; Macchia, M. 1998. Phytochrome-mediated germination control of Datura stramonium L. seeds after seed burial. Weed Research 38: 199-205.
  • Chaudhary, R. K. 2002. Karyomorphological studies in Datura metel Linn. Advances in Plant Sciences 15: 245-247.
  • Geerinck, D. 1998. Intraspecific variations of Datura stramonium L. (Solanaceae). Naturalistes Belges 79: 270-272. (In French)
  • Hadkins, E. S. 1997. Typification of Linnaean Datura names (Solanaceae). Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 125: 295-308.
  • Jiao, M. 2002. Allozyme variation in Mexican species and classification of Datura (Solanaceae). Pl. Syst. Evol. 232: 155-166.
  • Motten, A. F.; Stone, J. L. 2000. Heritability of stigma position and the effect of stigma-anther separation on outcrossing in a predominantly self-fertilizing weed, Datura stramonium (Solanaceae). Amer. J. Bot. 87: 339-347.
  • Murray, M. A. 1945. Carpellary and placental structure in the Solanaceae. Bot. Gaz. 107: 243-260.
  • Murthy, K. S. R. 2006. Abnormal flowering in Datura metel L. Indian Forester 132: 387.
  • Pabon-Mora, N.; Litt, A. 2011. Comparative anatomical and developmental analysis of dry and fleshy fruits of Solanaceae. Amer. J. Bot. 98: 1415-1436.
  • Valverde, P. L. 2003. Evolutionary ecology of Datura stramonium: Equal plant fitness benefits of growth and resistance against herbivory. J. Evol. Biol. 16: 127-137.