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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Dioscorea pentadactyla (Pax) Welw. in W.P.Hiern, Cat. Afr. Pl. 2: 41 (1899).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Dioscorea quartiniana A.Rich., Tent. Fl. Abyss. 2: 316 (1850).
Family: Dioscoreaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Dioscorea quartiniana var. pentadactyla Pax, Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 15: 148 (1892).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts