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H Dioscorea polygonoides 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 240726) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 4: 795 1806.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:323921-2.

Synonyms:

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Dioscorea altissima Sieber ex C.Presl [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Dioscorea caracasana Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Dioscorea kegeliana Griseb. Synonym H WCSP
Dioscorea lutea G.Mey. Synonym H WCSP
Dioscorea martinicensis Spreng. Synonym H WCSP
Dioscorea multiflora C.Presl [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Dioscorea piperifolia Griseb. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Dioscorea piperifolia Klotzsch ex Kunth [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Dioscorea polygonoides var. aperta R.Knuth Synonym L WCSP
Dioscorea polygonoides var. martinicensis (Spreng.) R.Knuth Synonym L WCSP
Dioscorea polygonoides var. scorpioidea Uline Synonym L WCSP
Dioscorea polygonoides var. sieberi (Kunth) Uline Synonym L WCSP
Dioscorea sieberi Kunth Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-240726, and has not been changed.