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Taxon: Dioscorea polygonoides Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.

 
Genus: Dioscorea
Family: Dioscoreaceae
Nomen number: 14240
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 4(2):795. 1806
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 27-Mar-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 27-Mar-2006
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 3 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chiapas, Guerrero, Oaxaca, Veracruz, Yucatan]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Hispaniola, Jamaica, Martinique, Montserrat, Puerto Rico, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and Grenadines
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Costa Rica, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Amazonas, Bahia, Federal District, Mato Grosso, Minas Gerais, Rio de Janeiro, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina, Sao Paulo, Tocantins]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, [Los Rios] Peru
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, [Corrientes, Jujuy, Misiones] Paraguay


References:

  1. Boggan, J. et al. Checklist of the plants of the Guianas, ed. 2. 1997 (L Guianas ed2)
  2. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  3. Davidse, G. et al., eds. Flora mesoamericana. (F Mesoamer)
  4. Dubs, B. Prodromus florae matogrossensis. Botany of Mato Grosso, series B, no. 3. (L Mato Grosso)
  5. Gómez-Pompa, A. & V. Sosa, eds. Flora de Veracruz. (F Veracruz)
  6. Hammel, B. E. et al., eds. Manual de plantas de Costa Rica. 2003- (Man CostaR)
  7. Howard, R. 1979. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt) 3:509-510.
  8. Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez, eds. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75. 1999 (L Ecuador)
  9. Reitz, R., ed. Flora ilustrada catarinense. (F SCatarin)
  10. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)
  11. Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3). (F Nicaragua)
  12. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. (F VenGuay)

Check other web resources for Dioscorea polygonoides Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • 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=14240. Accessed 22 January 2019.