Solanum pseudoquina

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Solanum pseudoquina
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Solanales
Family: Solanaceae
Genus: Solanum
Species: S. pseudoquina
Binomial name
Solanum pseudoquina

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Solanum pseudoquina is a species of plant in the Solanaceae family. It is endemic to Brazil. A rare plant, it is dependent on conservation of its habitat to prevent it from becoming a threatened species.[1]

S. inaequale as described by da Conceição Vellozo is an invalid name for this plant that is sometimes still seen. Altogether, the following synonyms are assigned to this species:[2]

  • Cyphomandra flagrans (Ten.) Walp.
  • Pionandra flagrans (Ten.) Miers
  • Solanum flagrans Ten.
  • Solanum inaequale Vell. (nonHornem.: preoccupied)
S. inaequale Hornem. is S. lanceolatum Cav.. S. inaequale C.Presl is S. lanceifolium Jacq..
  • Solanum leiophyllum Dunal (non Benth.: preoccupied)
  • Solanum pseudochina Spreng.
  • Solanum ramosissimum Dunal
  • Solanum undatifolium Dunal


  1. ^ Carvalho (1998)
  2. ^ Solanaceae Source (2004)