Dioscorea altissima Lam.
Plumier, C., Mss. (1689-1697)
Mss.

vol. 3 (1689-1697)
[Botanicon Americanum seu historia plantarum Americanis insulis nascentium]
t. 144
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recognized name (= assigned name):
343885 Dioscorea altissima Lam.
cited non-linnean names:
Polygonatum scandens altissimum foliis tamni Plum.
Dioscorea scandens foliis tamni fructu racemoso Plum.

drawing: C. Plumier
family: Dioscoreaceae
tribe: Dioscoroideae
epithet cited: altissimus,-a,-um

epithet recognized: villosus,-a,-um

Illustration contributed by:
Muséum national d’histoire naturelle, Paris, France
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heterotypic synonyms:
Dioscorea balsapuertensis R.Knuth; Dioscorea calcarea R.Knuth; Dioscorea chondrocarpa Griseb.; Dioscorea hoehneana R.Knuth; Dioscorea maranonensis R.Knuth; Dioscorea nitida R.Knuth; Dioscorea poeppigii Kunth; Dioscorea rajanioides Uline ex R.Knuth; Dioscorea revillae Ayala; Dioscorea riparia Kunth & Schomb.; Dioscorea samydea Griseb.; Ubium altissimum P.J. Redouté;
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