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L Dioscorea humilis subsp. polyanthes (F.Phil.) Viruel, Segarra & Villar is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Dioscorea humilis Bertero ex Colla in the genus Dioscorea (family Dioscoreaceae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 461149) with original publication details: Syst. Bot. 35: 60 2010.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Dioscorea polyanthes (F.Phil.) Caddick & Wilkin Synonym H WCSP
Epipetrum polyanthes F.Phil. Synonym H WCSP

The species Dioscorea humilis Bertero ex Colla has a further 5 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name record (from WCSP) was not included in version 1 of The Plant List. It is possible the same name was included from a different data source, to check this you can search for Dioscorea humilis in version 1 of The Plant List.