Physalis muelleri Waterf.



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status


Last record: 1933

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)



Nuevo León, Mexico


Biology & Ecology










CONABIO. 2009. Catálogo taxonómico de especies de México. Capital Natural de México, Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad, Mexico City.

Martínez, M. & Vargas-Ponce, O. 2017. Physalis muelleri. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2017: e.T109716340A109716346. Accessed on 09 July 2022.

Martínez M., Vargas-Ponce O., Rodríguez A., Chiang F. and Ocegueda S. 2017. The Solanaceae Family in Mexico. Botnical Sciences 95: 1-15.

Maxted, N., Ford-Lloyd, B.V., Jury, S., Kell, S. and Scholten, M. 2006. Towards a definition of a crop wild relative. Biodiversity and Conservation 15: 2673-2685.

Waterfall, U.T. 1967. Physalis in Mexico, Central America and the West Indies. Rhodora 69(777): 82‒120.


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