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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Dioscorea montana var. duemmeri R.Knuth in H.G.A.Engler (ed.), Pflanzenr., IV, 43: 323 (1924).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Dioscorea sylvatica Eckl., S. African Quart. J. 1: 363 (1830).
Family: Dioscoreaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Testudinaria paniculata Dummer, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1912: 195 (1912).

Dioscorea sylvatica var. paniculata (Dummer) Burkill, J. S. African Bot. 18: 189 (1952).

Testudinaria sylvatica var. paniculata (Dummer) G.D.Rowley, Natl. Cact. Succ. J. 28: 6 (1973).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts