The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Physalis

The genus Physalis is in the family Solanaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Physalis

See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Physalis abyssinica Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis acutifolia (Miers) Sandwith Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis adulterina Fisch. ex Steud. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis aequata J. Jacq. ex Nees Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis aggregata Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis alkekengi L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26 1
Physalis allogona Dunal Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis alvarisii M.R.Almeida & S.M.Almeida Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis ambigua Britton Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis amphitricha (Bitter) Standl. & Steyerm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis ampla Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis angulata L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis angustifolia Nutt. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis angustiloba Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis angustior Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis angustiphysa Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis arborescens L. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis arenaria Schrank Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis arenaria Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis arenicola Kearney Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis atriplicifolia Poir. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis bodinieri H.Lév. & Vaniot Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis brasiliensis Sendtn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis bulbosa Hedw. ex Steud. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis bunyardii Makino Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis campanula Standl. & Steyerm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis campechiana L. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis campechiensis Hill Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis carnosa Standl. & Steyerm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis carpenteri Riddell ex Rydb. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis caudella Standl. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis chenopodifolia Lam. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis chenopodiifolia Willd. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis chimalteca Standl. & Steyerm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis ciliosa Rydb. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis cinerascens (Dunal) Hitchc. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis cinerea Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis comata Rydb. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis cordata Houst. ex Mill. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis coztomatl Dunal Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis crassifolia Benth. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18 1
Physalis crenata Noronha Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis cuneata Rusby Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis decumbens Dunal Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis dentata Pav. ex Dunal Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis diffusa Willd. ex Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis digitalifolia Britton Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis divaricata D. Don Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis dubia Link Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis dunali Montr. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis dunalii Montrouz. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis eggersii O.E. Schulz Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis elliottii Kunze Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis erecta Bellardi ex Colla Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis fauriei H.Lév. & Vaniot Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis fendleri A. Gray Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis filipendula Brandegee Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis flava Wiggins Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis flexuosa Russell ex Wall. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis foetidissima Lag. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis foetidissima Dunal Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis fusco-maculata Dunal Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis fuscomaculata Rouville Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis galapagoensis Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis galeottiana Walp. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis geniculata (M. Martens & Galeotti) Miers Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis genucaulis A.Nelson Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis glaberrima Colla Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis glabra Benth. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis glabriuscula Dunal Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis glutinosa Schltdl. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18 1
Physalis gracilis Miers Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis grandiflora Hook. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis greenei Vasey & Rose Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis greenmanii Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis grisea (Waterf.) M. Martínez Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis gymnocarpa Bellardi ex Vahl Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis hastatula Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis hederifolia A. Gray Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis hermanni Dunal Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis heterophylla Nees Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis hintonii Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis hirsuta M. Martens & Galeotti Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis hispida (Waterf.) Cronquist Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis hunzikeriana M.Martínez Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis ignota Britton Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis incana Desf. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis incana Dunal Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis indica Lam. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis ingrata Standl. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis integrifolia Pav. ex Dunal Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis integrifolia (Dunal) D.B.Ward Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis intermedia Rydb. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis ixocarpa Brot. ex Hornem. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis jacquini Link Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis jaliscensis Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis jaquinii Link Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis joe-diasii M.R.Almeida & S.M.Almeida Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis lagascae Roem. & Schult. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis lassa Standl. & Steyerm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis latecorollata Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis latiphysa Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis latisepala C.V. Morton Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis laurifolia D.Dietr. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis leptophylla B.L. Rob. & Greenm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis lignescens Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis lobata Torr. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis longicaulis Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis longifolia Nutt. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18 1
Physalis longiloba O. Vargas, M. Martínez & Dávila Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis longipedicellata Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis lurida Salisb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis lutea Medik. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis margaranthoides Rusby Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis maritima M.A. Curtis Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis maurelloides Schltdl. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis mayana Standl. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis mcvaughii Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis megistocarpa Zuccagni Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis megistocarpos Zuccagni Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis melanocystis (B.L.Rob.) Bitter Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis mexicana Molina ex Colla Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis michoacanensis Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis microcarpa Urb. & Ekman Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis microphysa A. Gray Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis minima L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis minimaculata Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis minor Ridl. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis minuta Griggs Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis minutiflora Moc. & Sessé ex Dunal Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis miraflorensis Dunal Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis missouriensis Mack. & Bush Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis mollis Nutt. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis monticola C. Mohr Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis mucronata Willd. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis muelleri Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis muricata Greene Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis muriculata Greene Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis neomexicana Rydb. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis nicandroides Schltdl. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis nodosa Lam. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis nutans J.F.Gmel. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis nyctaginea Dunal Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis ochroleuca Salisb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis orizabae Dunal Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis ovata Poir. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis parvianthera Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis patula Mill. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis pedunculata M.Martens & Galeotti Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis pedunculata Greene Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis pendula Rydb. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis pennellii Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis pennsylvanica Willd. ex Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis peruviana L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis petiolaris Rusby Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis philadelphica Lam. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis philippensis Fernald Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis porphyrophysa Donn.Sm. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis porrecta Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis pringlei Greenm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis pruinosa L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis pseudo-angulata Blume Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis pubescens L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26 1
Physalis pumila Nutt. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis purpurea Wiggins Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis queretaroensis M. Martínez & L. Hern. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis quillabambensis D. Medina Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis ramosa Mill. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis ramosa Forssk. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis repens Nakai Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis rigida Pollard & C.R. Ball Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis rothiana Roem. & Schult. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis rothiana Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis rotundata Rydb. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis rydbergii Fernald Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis sagunda Walp. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis saltillensis Fernald Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis sancti-josephii Dunal Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis sanukimonticola Akasawa Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis sendtneri Dunal Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis sepium Rojas Acosta Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis sinuata Rydb. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis sonorensis Standl. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis sordida Fernald Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis spathulifolia (Torr.) B.L.Turner Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis spectabilis Salisb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis staminea Muhl. ex Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis stapelioides (Regel) Bitter Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis suberifera Dunal Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis subglabrata Mack. & Bush Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis subilsiana J.M.Toledo Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis subrepens Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis subulata Rydb. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis sulphurea (Fernald) Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis surinamensis Miq. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis tamayoi O. Vargas, M. Martínez & Dávila Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis tchadica A.Chev. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis tehuacanensis Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis timorensis Zipp. ex Span. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis tuberosa Willd. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis tuberosa Zuccagni Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis tuberosa Cav. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis turbinata Medik. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis turbinatoides Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis urceolata Ruiz & Pav. ex Dunal Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis variovestita Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis vestita Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis violacea Carrière Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis virginiana Mill. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18 3
Physalis virginica A.Gray Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis viridoflava Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis viscida Ridl. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-26
Physalis viscosa L. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18 2
Physalis volubilis Waterf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis walteri Nutt. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis waterfallii O. Vargas, M. Martínez & Dávila Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Physalis xalapensis Kunth Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18

Statistics

The Plant List includes 291 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Physalis. Of these 124 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 52 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Physalis. We do not intend The Plant List to be complete for names of infraspecific rank. These are primarily included because names of species rank are synonyms of accepted infraspecific names.

Species names

The status of the 291 species names for the genus Physalis recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 124 42.6%
Synonym 71 24.4%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 96 33.0%

All names

The status of the 343 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Physalis recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 134 39.1%
Synonym 113 32.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 96 28.0%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 291 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Physalis, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 124 70 0 0 194 66.7%
Low confidence 0 1 0 96 97 33.3%

The source of the species name records found in The Plant List for the genus Physalis is as follows:

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 104 49 0 10 0 163 56.0%
WCSP (in review) 20 22 0 86 0 128 44.0%