This name is a synonym of Dioscorea polygonoides Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 240917) with original publication details: Abh. Königl. Akad. Wiss. Berlin 1848: 58 1848.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:318593-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-240917, and has not been changed.