EPPO Global Database

Solanum chilense(LYPCH)

Last modification: 1999-08-23

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: LYPCH
  • Preferred name: Solanum chilense
  • Authority: (Dunal) Reiche


Northern Chile, Peru. A wild species closely related to tomato and therefore of interest to plant breeders

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Lycopersicon atacamense Philippi
Lycopersicon bipinnatifidum Philippi
Lycopersicon chilense Dunal
Lycopersicon puberulum Philippi

Common names
Name Language
Chile tomato English