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H Dioscorea piperifolia Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd. 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 240696) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 4: 795 1806.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Dioscorea conferta Vell. Synonym H WCSP
Dioscorea maynensis Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Dioscorea piperifolia var. apiculata Uline Synonym L WCSP
Dioscorea piperifolia var. obtusifolia Chodat & Hassl. Synonym L WCSP
Sismondaea dioscoreoides Delponte Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-240696, and has not been changed.