Jaltomata (Solanaceae) of the Department Arequipa, Peru

created 27 July 2014
revised 2 September 2014
Link to Jaltomata homepage The information on this page may be cited as a communication with
professor Thomas Mione, Central Connecticut State University, Biology Department, Copernicus Hall, 1615 Stanley Street, New Britain, CT 06050-4010 USA, and
Segundo Leiva G., Universidad Privada Antenor Orrego, Av. América Sur 3145, Casilla postal 1075, Trujillo, Peru
Link to the Jaltomata
of Southern Peru
Southern Peru

Link to the Jaltomata of lomas formations
Link to Jaltomata having red / orange nectar
Link to chromosome counts



Key to the Jaltomata species of Department Arequipa, Peru.

1. Corolla purple, corona present, herbaceous . . . J. quipuscoae

1. Corolla whitish, corona absent, woody

2. Peduncle present, the leaves becoming glabrate with age, endemic to one lomas community, 800 to 1000 m of elevation …. J. atiquipa

2. Peduncle absent, the leaves densely pubescent, widespread between 2,400 and 3,400 m of elevation … J. diversa