Genus: Physalis

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Last Modified 02/08/2012

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Physalis Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 1: 182. 1753.

List of Physalis Species

References to Physalis

  • Axelius, B. 1996. The phylogenetic relationships of the Physaloid Genera (Solanaceae) based on morphological data.
  • Lu, Y. 2006. Historical events and allelic polymorphism at the gametophytic self-incompatibility locus in Solanaceae. Heredity 96: 22-28. (Solanum carolinense and Physalis longifolia)
  • Lu, Y. 2002. Molecular evolution at the self-incompatibility locus of Physalis longifolia (Solanaceae). J. Molecular Evolution 54: 784-793.
  • Menzel, M. Y. 1951. The cytotaxonomy and genetics of Physalis.
  • Sullivan, J. R. 2004. The genus Physalis (Solanaceae) in the southeastern United States. Rhodora 106: 305-326.
  • Thomson, C. E.; Witt, W. W. 1987. Germination of cutleaf groundcherry (Physalis angulata), smooth groundcherry (Physalis virginiana), and eastern black nightshade (Solanum ptycanthum). Weed Science 35: 58-62.
  • Whitson, M.; Manos, P. S. 2005. Untangling Physalis (Solanaceae) from the physaloids: A two-gene phylogeny of the Physalinae. Syst. Bot. 30: 216-230.