African Plant Database


Dioscorea ovinala Baker
Family : DIOSCOREACEAE
Protologue : J. Bot. 20: 269-270 (1882) 
Information on the genus : Dioscorea
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (endemic)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Dioscorea velutina Jum. & H. Perrier (1910)
 
Ecology and distribution
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Vine; distribution: Endemic to Madagascar.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Kew Bull. 67: 65 (2012)
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
 
Map
carte afrique num 202458
 
Record n°202458 created 2009-08-19
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