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The Phytogeography of New Guinea Solanum (Solanaceae)

@article{Symon1986ThePO,
  title={The Phytogeography of New Guinea Solanum (Solanaceae)},
  author={David E. Symon},
  journal={Blumea},
  year={1986},
  volume={31},
  pages={319-328}
}
The Solanaceae, of which Solanum is the type species, comprise a southern hemisphere family. A general biogeographical introduction is given, with an account of plate tectonics and a discussion of Wallace’s Line and the geographic history of New Guinea. The widely accepted sections of Solanum are discussed as are the sections that may be redefined in the future. 

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