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H Dioscorea papuana Ridl. is a synonym of Dioscorea elegans Ridl. ex Prain & Burkill

This name is a synonym of Dioscorea elegans Ridl. ex Prain & Burkill.

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as a synonym and as an illegitimate name (record 240636) with original publication details: Trans. Linn. Soc. London, Bot. 9: 227 1916.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:318378-1.

Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-240636, and has not been changed.