African Plant Database


Dioscorea aculeata L.
Family : DIOSCOREACEAE
Protologue : Amoen. Acad., Linnaeus ed. 4: 23 (1754)
Information on the genus : Dioscorea
 
 
Status
Status for MA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Oncus esculentus Lour. (1790)
=Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill (1917)
=Dioscorea papuana Warb. (1891)
=Dioscorea tiliifolia Kunth (1850)
=Dioscorea fasciculata Roxb. (1814)
=Dioscorea fasciculata var. spinosa Prain
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
 
Map
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Record n°11284 modified 2008-11-20
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