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H Dioscorea spinosa Roxb. ex Hook.f. is a synonym of Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill

This name is a synonym of Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill.

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as a synonym and as an illegitimate name (record 240953) with original publication details: Fl. Brit. India 6: 291 1892.

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

Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-240953.

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