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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Dioscorea alata var. globosa (Roxb.) Prain, Bengal Pl. 2: 1067 (1903).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Dioscorea alata L., Sp. Pl.: 1033 (1753).
Family: Dioscoreaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Dioscorea globosa Roxb., Fl. Ind. ed. 1832, 3: 797 (1832).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts