African Plant Database


Dioscorea hombuka H. Perrier
Family : DIOSCOREACEAE
Protologue : Mem. Soc. Linn. Normandie 1(2): 31 (1928)
Information on the genus : Dioscorea
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (endemic)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Dioscorea hombuka H. Perrier var. hombuka
 
Taxon infra-specific
Dioscorea hombuka var. ataza Burkill & H. Perrier (1951)
Dioscorea hombuka H. Perrier var. hombuka
Dioscorea hombuka var. seyrigii Burkill & H. Perrier
Dioscorea hombuka var. dioscorea
 
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 212832
 
Record n°212832 created 2009-08-19
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