Solanaceae Source

A global taxonomic resource for the nightshade family

Dr Jonathan Bennett

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Title: 
Dr
Other/given name(s) : 
Jonathan
Family name: 
Bennett
Institution: 
Natural History Museum
Area of Taxonomic Interest: 
Solanum
Country: 
United Kingdom
Field work participant: 
Project participation: 
Project staff & students
Project role: 

To produce taxonomic revisions of selected groups of Solanum, and to develop the names and collection database for PBI Solanum. A taxonomic revision of section Regmandra, a small group of species from the lomas of Chile and Peru, is nearing completion, after which work will begin on revising the non-spiny species from Africa.

Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith