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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Dioscorea nipponica subsp. rosthornii (Diels) C.T.Ting, Acta Phytotax. Sin. 17(3): 70 (1979).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Dioscorea nipponica Makino, Ill. Fl. Japan 1(7): 2 (1891).
Family: Dioscoreaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Dioscorea acerifolia var. rosthornii Diels, Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 29: 261 (1900).

Dioscorea nipponica var. rosthornii (Diels) Prain & Burkill, J. Proc. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 10: 14 (1914).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts