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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Dioscorea sylvatica var. multiflora (Marloth) 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:

* Testudinaria multiflora Marloth, Trans. Roy. Soc. South Africa 3: 127 (1913).

Dioscorea marlothii R.Knuth in H.G.A.Engler (ed.), Pflanzenr., IV, 43: 321 (1924).

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

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts