Dioscorea alata L.
Dictionnaire pittoresque d’histoire naturelle et des phénomènes de la nature (1833-1839)
Dict. Pittores. Hist. Nat.

vol. 4
t. 236 f. 3,4
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name recognized:
343875 Dioscorea alata L.

cited non-linnean name:
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origin:
M.E. Descourtilz, Fl. Méd. Antilles, vol. 8 (tt. 533-600): t. 537 (1821) [J.T. Descourtilz]



family: Dioscoreaceae
tribe: Dioscoroideae
epithet: alatus,-a,-um

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heterotypic synonyms:
Dioscorea atropurpurea Roxb.; Dioscorea colocasiifolia Pax; Dioscorea eburina Lour.; Dioscorea eburnea Lour.; Dioscorea globosa Roxb.; Dioscorea javanica Queva; Dioscorea purpurea Roxb.; Dioscorea rubella Roxb.; Dioscorea sapinii De Wild.; Dioscorea sativa Munro; Dioscorea vulgaris Miq.;
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Dict. Pittores. Hist. Nat., vol. 4 : t. 236, fig. 3,4 (1833-1839)