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Taxon: Dioscorea deltoidea Wall. ex Griseb.

 
Genus: Dioscorea
Family: Dioscoreaceae
Nomen number: 14197
Place of publication: C. F. P. von Martius, Fl. bras. 3(1):43, in nota. 1842 (Kunth, Enum. pl. 5:340. 1850)
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 14-May-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan (e.)
    • CHINA: China [Sichuan Sheng, Xizang Zizhiqu, Yunnan Sheng]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India (n.), Nepal, Pakistan (n.)
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam


References:

  1. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  2. Chowdhery, H. J. & B. M. Wadhwa. 1984. Flora of Himachal Pradesh.
  3. CITES. Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource).
  4. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long. 1984-. Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim.
  5. Hara, H. et al. 1978-1982. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal.
  6. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970-. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  7. Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963-. Flora iranica.
  8. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).

Check other web resources for Dioscorea deltoidea Wall. ex Griseb. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=14197. Accessed 23 July 2019.