Solanum lycopersicum L.
Family: Solanaceae
garden tomato
[Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.]
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Kenneth J. Sytsma  
Etymology: Lycopersicon: from Greek lykos, "wolf," and persicon, "a peach," because of supposed poisonous properties, and originally the name of an Egyptian plant later transferred to this American genus
Plants: annual forb
Conservation Status: Introduced - adventive
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Merel R. Black  
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Michael Clayton  
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Kenneth J. Sytsma  
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Matthew L. Wagner  
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