This name is a synonym of Dioscorea mexicana Scheidw..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 239815) with original publication details: Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 22: 431 1896.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:80695-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-239815.