African Plant Database

Dioscorea sylvatica var. multiflora (Marloth) Burkill
Information on the genus : Dioscorea
Basionym : Testudinaria multiflora Marloth
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Testudinaria multiflora Marloth (1913)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Dioscorea marlothii R. Knuth (1924)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Geophyte, Climber- Ht 2.5 m. Alt: 1400 - 1650 m. Distribution: LP, MP

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 67 (1997).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
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Record n°11225
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