CPC Plant Profile: Santa Catalina Nightshade
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Santa Catalina Nightshade (Solanum wallacei)

  • Global Rank: G2 - Imperiled
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Solanaceae
  • State: CA
  • Nature Serve ID: 131536
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 09/18/2021

Participating Institutions
  • 09/01/2020
  • Orthodox Seed Banking

Based on an September 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, California Botanic Garden holds 2 accessions of Solanum wallacei in orthodox seed collection. There are as many as 9070 seeds of this species in their collection - although some may have been used for curation testing or sent to back up.

  • 08/05/2020
  • Seed Collection

Based on an August 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, California Botanic Garden has collected 1 seed accessions of Solanum wallacei from 1 plant occurrences listed in the California Natural Diversity Database. These collections together emcompass an unknown number of maternal plants

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Taxon Solanum wallacei
Authority (Gray) Parish
Family Solanaceae
CPC Number 12067
ITIS 30464
Common Names Catalina nightshade
Associated Scientific Names Solanum wallacei | Solanum clokeyi | Solanum wallacei ssp. clokeyi | Solanum wallacei var. clokeyi | Solanum wallacei var. wallacei
State Rank
State State Rank
California S2

Ecological Relationships

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