This name is a synonym of Dioscorea hispida Dennst..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 240422) with original publication details: Nov. Pl. Sp. 370 1821.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:318207-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-240422, and has not been changed.