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L Dioscorea cayennensis subsp. rotundata (Poir.) J.Miège is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Dioscorea cayennensis Lam. in the genus Dioscorea (family Dioscoreaceae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 239950) with original publication details: Fl. W. Trop. Afr. ed. 2, 3(1): 153 1968.


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Dioscorea rotundata Poir. Synonym H WCSP

The species Dioscorea cayennensis Lam. has a further 7 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-239950, and has not been changed.