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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Dioscorea sylvatica var. brevipes (Burtt Davy) Burkill, J. S. African Bot. 18: 189 (1952).

This name is a synonym.

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

* Dioscorea brevipes Burtt Davy, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1924: 232 (1924).

Testudinaria sylvatica var. brevipes (Burtt Davy) G.D.Rowley, Natl. Cact. Succ. J. 28: 6 (1973).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts