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H Dioscorea dodecaneura Vell. 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 240084) with original publication details: Fl. Flumin. 10: t. 123 1831.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Dioscorea bangii R.Knuth Synonym H WCSP
Dioscorea discolor Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Dioscorea dodecandra Steud. [Spelling variant] Synonym H WCSP
Dioscorea dodecaneura var. maronensis Uline ex R.Knuth Synonym L WCSP
Dioscorea dodecaneura var. villosa R.Knuth Synonym L WCSP
Dioscorea hebantha Mart. ex Griseb. Synonym H WCSP
Dioscorea huallagensis R.Knuth Synonym H WCSP
Dioscorea illustrata W.Bull Synonym H WCSP
Dioscorea kita Queva Synonym H WCSP
Dioscorea racemosa Rusby [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Dioscorea vittata W.Bull ex Baker Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-240084.

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