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H Dioscorea furcata Griseb. 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 240160) with original publication details: Fl. Bras. 3(1): 45 1842.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Dioscorea fracta Griseb. Synonym H WCSP
Helmia fracta (Griseb.) Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Helmia fracta (Griseb.) R. Knuth Synonym M TRO
Helmia furcata (Griseb.) Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Helmia furcata (Griseb.) R. Knuth Synonym M TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-240160, and has not been changed.