This name is a synonym of Dioscorea zingiberensis C.H.Wright.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym and as an invalid name (record 240243) with original publication details: Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 29: 261 1900.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:318057-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-240243, and has not been changed.