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H Dioscorea decipiens Hook.f. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 240055) with original publication details: Fl. Brit. India 6: 293 1892.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Dioscorea decipiens var. decipiens Synonym L TRO
Dioscorea decipiens var. glabrescens C.T.Ting & M.C.Chang Synonym L WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-240055.

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