African Plant Database

Testudinaria montana Eckl. & Zeyh.
Protologue : Burch. Trav. 2: 148
Information on the genus : Testudinaria
Statuts nomenclatural : invalid name (without description)
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Dioscorea sylvatica Eckl. var. sylvatica
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Dioscorea sylvatica Eckl. var. sylvatica
=Dioscorea sylvatica Eckl. (1830)
=Testudinaria sylvatica (Eckl.) Kunth (1850)
=Dioscorea junodii Burtt Davy (1924)
=Dioscorea hederifolia Griseb.
=Dioscorea montana (Eckl. & Zeyh.) Spreng.
=Dioscorea montana var. duemmeri R. Knuth
=Dioscorea montana var. sagittata Suess.
=Tamus sylvestris Kunth
=Testudinaria glaucescens Hügel
=Testudinaria rehmannii (Baker) G.D. Rowley
=Testudinaria sylvestris Kunth
=Dioscorea montana Eckl. & Zeyh. ex R. Knuth non Burch. & Spreng.
=Dioscorea montana var. glauca R. Knuth
=Dioscorea montana var. lobata Weim.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • J. S. African Bot. 18: 177-191 (1952).
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