1. Family: Solanaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Capsicum L.
      1. Capsicum baccatum L.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Peru to Brazil and N. Argentina.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bolivia, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay

    Introduced into:

    Angola, Bermuda, Cape Verde, Cayman Is., Chad, Colombia, Congo, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Gulf of Guinea Is., Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Mozambique, Puerto Rico, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Zambia, Zaïre

    Capsicum baccatum L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2007 Wood, J.R.I. [22801], Bolivia K000809097
    Jan 1, 2007 Nee, M. [54782], Bolivia K000809096
    Jan 1, 2005 Mello-Silva, R. [1275], Brazil K000809086
    Jan 1, 2002 Wright, C [384], Cuba K000662196
    Jan 1, 1989 Nee, M. [36304], Bolivia K000809099
    16651.000
    Preston, T.A. [s.n.], Brazil K001071990
    Pringle, C.G. [1912], Mexico K000063165
    Palmer, E. [772], Mexico K000063164
    Palmer, E. [136], Mexico K000063166
    Palmer, E. [144], Mexico K000063167
    Palmer, E. [1135], Mexico K000063168
    Palmer, E. [930], Mexico K000063169
    Palmer, E. [230], Mexico K000063170
    Miers, J. [3564], Brazil K001071991
    Gentry, H.S. [1541], Mexico K000063171
    Hoehne, W. [s.n.], Brazil K001071987
    Hoehne, W. [13817], Brazil K001071988
    Wynd, F.L. [687], Mexico K000063172
    González O., J. [861], Mexico K000063173
    Hatschbach, G.G. [58827], Brazil K001071989
    Fernando [4], Brazil K001071986
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 2644], India K001116731
    Hassler, E. [6070], Paraguay Capsicum microcarpum var. glabrescens K000585898
    Mar 23, 1954 Dusén, P. [10200], Brazil Capsicum microcarpum K001073024
    Mar 23, 1954 Glaziou, A.F.M. [8841], Brazil Capsicum microcarpum K001073025
    Mar 1, 1954 Sellow, F. [221], Brazil Capsicum microcarpum K001073022
    Mar 1, 1954 Burchell, W.J. [s.n.], Brazil Capsicum microcarpum K001073021
    Mar 1, 1954 Burchell, W.J. [3460], Brazil Capsicum microcarpum K001073023
    Mar 1, 1954 Burchell, W.J. [1319], Brazil Capsicum microcarpum K001073026
    Harley, R.M. [10986], Brazil Capsicum microcarpum K001073020
    Hassler, E. [N2385], Paraguay Capsicum microcarpum K000585895
    Hassler, E. [5703], Paraguay Capsicum microcarpum K000585896
    Hassler, E. [215], Paraguay Capsicum microcarpum K000585897
    May 1, 1940 Eyerdam, W.J. [8720], Mexico Capsicum frutescens var. baccatum K000063174
    May 1, 1940 Eyerdam, W.J. [8661], Mexico Capsicum frutescens var. baccatum K000063176

    First published in Mant. Pl. 1: 46 (1767)

    Accepted by

    • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.
    • Hammel, B.E., Grayum, M.H., Herrera, C. & Zamora, N. (eds.) (2015). Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica. Volumen VIII. Dicotyledóneas (Sabiaceae-Zygophyllaceae) Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 131: 1-657. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • Gonçalves, A.E. (2005). Flora Zambesiaca 8(4): 1-124. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Aedo, C., Tellería, M.T. & Velayos, M. (eds.) (1999). Bases Documentales para la Flora de Guinea Ecuatorial; Plantas vascularis y hongos: 1-414. CSIC, real jardín Botánico, Madrid.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
    • Hansen, A. & Sunding, P. (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295.

    Not accepted by

    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela. [Cited as Capsicum annuum.]

    Literature

    Flora Zambesiaca
    • Bothalia 14: 846 (1983).
    • Taxon 18: 278, 283 (1969).
    • Taxon 17: 51 (1968)
    • F.T.A. 4, 2: 252 (1906).
    • A. de Candolle, Prodr. 13, 1: 420 (1852).
    • Mant. Pl.: 47 (1767).
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.
    • Edmonds, J. (2012). Flora of Tropical East Africa Solanaceae: 1-239.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
    • Hansen, A. & Sunding, P. (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0