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⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.

This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-240177, with some changes.

H Dioscorea glabra Roxb. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Dioscorea (family Dioscoreaceae).

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 240177) with original publication details: Fl. Ind. ed. 1832 3: 804 1832.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Dioscorea glabra var. hastifolia Prain & Burkill Synonym L WCSP
Dioscorea glabra var. longifolia Prain & Burkill Synonym L TRO
Dioscorea glabra var. vera Prain & Burkill Synonym L WCSP
Dioscorea hongkongensis Uline ex R.Knuth Synonym H WCSP
Dioscorea nummularia Roxb. Synonym M TRO
Dioscorea oryzetorum var. latifolia Prain & Burkill Synonym L WCSP
Dioscorea oryzetorum var. mediifolia Prain & Burkill Synonym L WCSP
Dioscorea siamensis R.Knuth Synonym H WCSP

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