Dioscorea glabra Roxb.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Indian Subcontinent to Malaya.

Native to:

Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, India, Laos, Malaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Nicobar Is., Thailand, Vietnam, West Himalaya

Dioscorea glabra Roxb. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 2012 Nguyen, V.D. et al. [HNK-1564], Vietnam K000524336 Yes
Jan 1, 2012 Du, N.V. et al. [HNK 2476], Vietnam K000524394 Yes
Jan 1, 2012 Du, N.V. et al. [HNK 2476], Vietnam K000499522 Yes
Dec 1, 1983 Wallich, N. [5105], India K000098216 lectotype Yes
Roxburgh, W. [s.n.], India K000098217 Yes
Roxburgh, W. [s.n.], India K000098218 Unknown type material Yes
Wallich, N. [5105B], Malaysia K000098247 Unknown type material Yes
Burkill, J.H. [s.n.] K001067069 Yes
Jack, W. [Cat. no. 5105], Singapore K001104786 Yes
Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 5105], Myanmar K001104799 Yes
Henderson, M.R. [28939], Malaysia K000809583 Yes
Henderson, M.R. [28939], Malaysia K000809584 Yes
Henderson, M.R. [19428], Malaysia K000809588 Yes
Nur bin Mohamed Ghose, M. [34213], Malaysia K000809589 Yes
Haniff, M. [3600], Thailand K000809597 Yes
Wilkin, P. [928A], Thailand K000809631 Yes
Wilkin, P. [885], Thailand K000809634 Yes
Wilkin, P. [928B], Thailand K000809638 Yes
Wilkin, P. [T969], Thailand K000809650 Yes
Wilkin, P. [T969], Thailand K000809651 Yes
Wilkin, P. [984], Thailand K000809652 Yes
Wilkin, P. [1019], Thailand K000809655 Yes
Wilkin, P. [870], Thailand K000809658 Yes
Wilkin, P. [870], Thailand K000809660 Yes
Henry, A. [13560], China K001141979 Yes
Liang, H.Y. [62745], China K001141993 Yes
Henry, A. [1673], Taiwan K001141996 Yes
Cowan, J.M. [5D.05 [?]], India K001142812 Yes
Thomson, T. [s.n.], India K001142824 Yes
Clarke, C.B. [26838], Bangladesh K001142835 Yes
Gamble, J.S. [9212], India K001142841 Yes
Haines, H.H. [4003], Pakistan K001142844 Yes
Dickason, F.G. [6567], Myanmar K001142848 Yes
Burkill, I.H. [3054], Malaysia K001143287 Yes
Burkill, J.H. [4616], Malaysia K001143288 Yes
Nur bin Mohamed Ghose, M. [1198], Malaysia K001143299 Yes
Burkill, J.H. [1462], Malaysia K001143303 Yes
Burkill, I.H. [8432], Malaysia K001143305 Yes
Henderson, M.R. [18366], Malaysia K001143316 Yes
Pierre, L. [6695], Vietnam K001144069 Yes
Poilane, E. [2743], Vietnam K001144072 Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [9165], Thailand K001144077 Yes
Haniff, M. [3641], Thailand K001144093 Yes
Chase [21051], Thailand K001144105 Yes
Lakshnakara, M.C. [536], Thailand K001144135 Yes
Flippance, F. [1611], Malaysia K001143269 Yes
Burkill, J.H. [1240], Malaysia K001143281 Yes
Chantaranothai, P. [90/46], Thailand K000809609 Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [13427], Thailand K001144082 Yes
Haines, H.H. [5120], Pakistan K001142839 Yes
Haniff, M. [3625], Thailand K000809593 Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [13649], Thailand K001144080 Yes
Parkinson, C.E. [15190], Myanmar K001142852 Yes
s.coll [s.n.], India K001142849 Yes
Wilkin, P. [934], Thailand K000809621 Yes
Put [4348], Thailand K001144073 Yes
Chantaranothai, P. [90/310], Thailand K000809608 Yes
Wilkin, P. [870], Thailand K000809657 Yes
Bangham, W.N. [639], Indonesia K001144461 Yes
Shiu Ying Hu [12189], Hong Kong K001141995 Yes
Wilkin, P. [890], Thailand K000809620 Yes
Herb Griffith [5542], India K001142809 Yes
Pierre, L. [6695], Vietnam K001144068 Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [9350], Thailand K001144096 Yes
Liang, H.Y. [62745], China K001141981 Yes
Haines, H.H. [2352], India K001142820 Yes
Elsener, A. [H81] K001144460 Yes
Herb Hookerianum [82], India K001142825 Yes
Wilkin, P. [1012], Thailand K000809654 Yes
Poilane, M. [11792], Laos K000809613 Yes
Tsiang, Y. [102], China K000809574 Yes
Nur bin Mohamed Ghose, M. [1228], Malaysia K001143296 Yes
s.coll [s.n.], Cambodia K001144094 Yes
Wilkin, P. [T962], Thailand K000809648 Yes
Put [2464], Thailand K000809601 Yes
s.coll [s.n.], Thailand K001144101 Yes
Liang, H.Y. [65335], China K001141985 Yes
Henry, A. [13540], China K001141978 Yes
Barber, C.A. [5176(A)], India K001142847 No
Wilkin, P. [1020], Thailand K000809627 Yes
Wilkin, P. [T962], Thailand K000809647 Yes
Charoenphol, C. [3555], Thailand K000809599 Yes
Liang, H.Y. [63233], China K001141990 Yes
Curtis, C. [62], Malaysia K001143275 Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [9689], Thailand K001144079 Yes
Henderson, M.R. [22894], Malaysia K001143267 Yes
Wray, L.Jr. [569], Malaysia K001143317 Yes
Nur bin Mohamed Ghose, M. [1228], Malaysia K001143280 Yes
Collins, D.J. [1044], Thailand K001144085 Yes
Tsang, W.T. [30495], Vietnam K000809615 Yes
Burkill, I.H. [4616], Malaysia K001143289 Yes
Collins, D.J. [1549], Thailand K001144097 Yes
Wilkin, P. [902], Thailand K000809644 Yes
Burkill, I.H. [7860], Malaysia K001143306 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5105], India K001104790 Yes
Haniff, M. [3624], Thailand K001144087 Yes
Burkill, I.H. [2265], Malaysia K001143311 Yes
Wilkin, P. [1080], Thailand K000809653 Yes
Wilkin, P. [874], Thailand K001144137 Yes
Liang, H.Y. [66521], China K001141988 Yes
Herb Maingay, A.C. [1704], Malaysia K001143279 Yes
Wilkin, P. [892], Thailand K001144139 Yes
Nguyen, V.D. [HNK1004], Vietnam K000809662 Yes
Haines, H.H. [5121], India K001142842 Yes
Niyomdham, C. [156], Thailand K000809612 Yes
Wilkin, P. [883], Thailand K000809628 Yes
Nur bin Mohamed Ghose, M. [2427], Malaysia K001143274 Yes
Curtis, C. [63], Malaysia K001143282 Yes
Wilkin, P. [870], Thailand K000809659 Yes
Haines, H.H. [4003], Pakistan K001142837 Yes
Burkill, J.H. [1191], Malaysia K001143286 Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [19661], Thailand K001144148 Yes
Wilkin, P. [884], Thailand K000809637 Yes
Nur bin Mohamed Ghose, M. [18551], Malaysia K001143308 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5105], India K001104794 Yes
Robinson, C.B. [1495], Vietnam K001144071 Yes
Burkill, I.H. [16889], Malaysia K001143309 Yes
Wilkin, P. [1053], Thailand K000809656 Yes
Wang, C. [33297], China K001141989 Yes
Haniff, M. [2072], Thailand K001144081 Yes
Suddee, S. [877], Thailand K000809646 Yes
Wang, C. [33945], China K001141982 Yes
s.coll [1195], Malaysia K001143291 Yes
Wilkin, P. [874], Thailand K001144136 Yes
Porter, G. [Cat. no. 5105], Malaysia K001104787 Yes
Curtis, C. [s.n.], Malaysia K001143294 Yes
Nguyen, V.D. [HNK1004], Vietnam K000809661 Yes
Wilkin, P. [870], Thailand K000809617 Yes
Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 5105] K001104793 Yes
Wilkin, P. [890], Thailand K000809619 Yes
Lau, S.K. [492], China K001141992 Yes
Collins, D.J. [1543], Thailand K001144090 Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [14170], Thailand K001144104 Yes
Rahman, M.A. [2229], Bangladesh K000809580 Yes
Wang, C. [35112], China K001141991 Yes
Burkill, J.H. [1192], Malaysia K001143290 Yes
Haines, H.H. [2352], India K001142846 Yes
Pételot, A. [5894], Vietnam K001144076 Yes
Haines, H.H. [435], India K001142822 Yes
Shiu Ying Hu [12862], Hong Kong K000809577 Yes
Haines, H.H. [5122], Pakistan K001142843 Yes
Nur bin Mohamed Ghose, M. [2434], Malaysia K001143273 Yes
Wilkin, P. [892], Thailand K001144140 Yes
Wilkin, P. [891], Thailand K000809633 Yes
Gardette, E. [2292], Malaysia K000809590 Yes
Lau, S.K. [25559], China K001141983 Yes
Burkill, J.H. [1240], Malaysia K001143297 Yes
Pételot, A. [5896], Vietnam K001144078 Yes
Charoenphol, C. [s.n.], Thailand K001144147 Yes
Hansen, B. [12942], Thailand K000809610 Yes
King's collector [s.n.], India K001142857 Yes
Burkill, I.H. [1537], Malaysia K001143301 Yes
Kit Yock Chan [1251], Hong Kong K000809578 Yes
Burkill, I.H. [13016], Malaysia K001143315 Yes
Wilkin, P. [934], Thailand K000809622 Yes
s.coll [234], Myanmar K001142856 Yes
Wilkin, P. [934], Thailand K000809623 Yes
Haniff, M. [3624], Thailand K001144086 Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [18188], Thailand K000809596 Yes
Lau, S.K. [27906], China K001141984 Yes
Haines, H.H. [2462], India K001142836 Yes
Wilkin, P. [870], Thailand K000809618 Yes
Wallich [5105B], Malaysia K001143277 Yes
Parry, N.E. [1247], India K001142828 Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [13666], Thailand K001144099 Yes
Put, N. [4100], Thailand K000809626 Yes
Wilkin, P. [928D], Thailand K000809642 Yes
Furtado, C.X. [s.n.], Singapore K001144144 Yes
Beusekom, C.F. van [4191], Thailand K000809594 Yes
Wilkin, P. [902], Thailand K000809645 Yes
Wilkin, P. [T953], Thailand K000809649 Yes
Burkill, J.H. [1189], Malaysia K001143300 Yes
Wilkin, P. [928A], Thailand K000809632 Yes
Wilkin, P. [880], Thailand K000809635 Yes
Haines, H.H. [2462], India K001142845 Yes
Put, N. [3107], Thailand K001144131 Yes
Mokhtar, A. [S44848], Malaysia K000809591 Yes
s.coll [488], Thailand K001144132 Yes
Middleton, D.J. [211], Thailand K001144141 Yes
Wilkin, P. [9280], Thailand K000809641 Yes
Smitinand, T. [7958], Thailand K000809611 Yes
Wilkin, P. [996], Thailand K000809629 Yes
Chun, N.K. [44574], China K001141986 Yes
Herb Griffith [5543], Bangladesh K001142834 Yes
Wang, C. [34218], China K001141987 Yes
Clarke, C.B. [26838B] K001142811 Yes
Haines, H.H. [3581] K001142840 Yes
Herb Griffith [5559], Myanmar K001142850 Yes
Henderson, M.R. [23098], Malaysia K001143266 Yes
Put [1152], Thailand K000809602 Yes
Wilkin, P. [880], Thailand K000809636 Yes
Burkill, I.H. [16682], Malaysia K001143310 Yes
Collins, D.J. [1544], Thailand K000809600 Yes
Henderson, M.R. [23004], Malaysia K000809585 Yes
Wilkin, P. [928D], Thailand K000809643 Yes
Wilkin, P. [870], Thailand K000696821 No
Phengkhlai, C. [231], Thailand K000809605 Yes
s.coll [1661], Thailand K001144092 Yes
Burkill, J.H. [3054], Malaysia K000809587 Yes
Smitinand, T. [1209], Thailand K000809604 Yes
Burkill, H.M. [1181], Malaysia K001143283 Yes
Shiu Ying Hu [10049], Hong Kong K001141994 Yes
Haines, H.H. [s.n.], India K001142810 Yes
Henderson, M.R. [22977], Malaysia K001143265 Yes
Herb Maingay, A.C. [1704], Malaysia K001143278 Yes
Burkill, H.M. [1185], Malaysia K001143284 Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [14330], Thailand K001144084 Yes
Furtado, C.X. [s.n.], Singapore K001144143 Yes
Porter, G. [Cat. no. 5105], Malaysia K001104788 Yes
Henderson, M.R. [s.n.], Malaysia K001143307 Yes
Tsang, W.T. [27333], Vietnam K000809616 Yes
Haniff, M. [3622], Thailand K001144098 Yes
Bhargawa, N. [BSI6362], India K000809582 Yes
Larsen, K. [44110], Thailand K000809603 Yes
Suvannakoset, P. [1734], Thailand K000809598 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5105], Myanmar K001104797 Yes
Burkill, J.H. [1463], Malaysia K001143302 Yes
Burkill, J.H. [1491], Malaysia K001143292 Yes
Haines, H.H. [435], India K001142815 Yes
Burkill, H.M. [3064], Malaysia K000809586 Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [19613], Thailand K001144134 Yes
Flippance, F. [7588], Malaysia K001143268 Yes
Wilkin, P. [885], Thailand K001144138 Yes
Burkill, I.H. [2265], Malaysia K001143312 Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [11135A], Thailand K001144129 Yes
s.coll [s.n.], Thailand K001144091 Yes
Herb Griffith [5561], Myanmar K001142853 Yes
Thomson, T. [s.n.], India K001142823 Yes
Collins, D.J. [1546], Thailand K001144089 Yes
Haniff, M. [2072], Thailand K001144095 Yes
Kit Yock Chan [1251], Hong Kong K000809579 Yes
Gamble, J.S. [340A] K001142813 Yes
Prain's Collector [s.n.], India K001142826 Yes
Burkill, I.H. [7889], Malaysia K001143313 Yes
Furtado, C.X. [s.n.], Malaysia K001143314 Yes
Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 5105] K001104792 Yes
Dickason, F.G. [6567], Myanmar K001142854 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5105], India K001104785 Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [1485], Thailand K001144075 Yes
Haines, H.H. [435], India K001142814 Yes
Pierre, L. [1386], Vietnam K001144070 Yes
Sangkhachand, B. [930], Thailand K000809625 Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [19850], Thailand K001144083 Yes
Ridley, H.N. [6986] K001143271 Yes
Suvarnakoses, P. [1617], Thailand K000809606 Yes
Curtis, C. [1088], Malaysia K001143276 Yes
Wilkin, P. [9280], Thailand K000809640 Yes
s.coll [782], India K001142829 Yes
Mokhtar, A. [S44848], Malaysia K000809592 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5105], Myanmar K001104796 Yes
Niyomdham, C. [1663], Thailand K000809624 Yes
Lau, S.K. [492], China K000809576 Yes
Porter, G. [Cat. no. 5105], Malaysia K001104789 Yes
Poilane, M. [11792], Laos K000809614 Yes
Parkinson, C.E. [14008], Myanmar K000809581 Yes
Morse, H.B. [314], China K001141980 Yes
Burkill, J.H. [1189], Malaysia K001143285 Yes
Haniff, M. [3573], Thailand K001144100 Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [19661], Thailand K001144149 Yes
Put [268] K001144074 Yes
Collins, D.J. [266], Thailand K001144130 Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [9350A], Thailand K000809595 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5105], Myanmar K001104795 Yes
Nur bin Mohamed Ghose, M. [2434], Malaysia K001143272 Yes
Haniff, M. [11135], Thailand K001144088 Yes
s.coll [82], India K001142833 Yes
Lakshnakara, M.C. [488], Thailand K001144133 Yes
Wilkin, P. [928B], Thailand K000809639 Yes
Bruce, H. [Cat. no. 5105], Bangladesh K001104791 Yes
Tsang, W.T. [21664], China K000809575 Yes
Burkill, I.H. [35905], India K001142830 Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [16084], Thailand K001144103 Yes
Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 5105], Myanmar K001104798 Yes
Haines, H.H. [435a], India K001142821 Yes
Burkill, J.H. [1463], Malaysia K001143293 Yes
Haines, H.H. [2462], India K001142838 Yes
Marcan, A. [1561], Thailand K000809607 Yes
Herb Helfer [5554], India K001142851 Yes
Haniff, M. [7058], Malaysia K001143270 Yes
Haniff, M. [3573], Thailand K001144102 Yes
Burkill, J.H. [1181] K001143295 Yes

First published in Fl. Ind. ed. 1832, 3: 804 (1832)

Accepted by

  • Bhattacharya, R.P., Pal, D.C. & Pati, B.R. (2014). A sytematic census of monocot climbers of Bihar anf Jharkhand states. Indian Journal of Forestry 37: 317-324.
  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.
  • Govaerts, R., Wilkin, P. & Saunders, R.M.K. (2007). World Checklist of Dioscoreales. Yams and their allies: 1-65. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • National Parks Board Singapore (2006). Vascular Plant Life Checklist Pulau Ubin www.nparks.gov.sg/nparks_cms/cms/cmsmgr/data/6/PlantChkList.xls.
  • Pandey, R.P. & Dilwakar, P.G. (2008). An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32: 403-500.
  • Samanta, A.K. (2006). The genus Dioscorea L. in Darjeeling and Sikkim Himalayas - a census. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 30: 555-563.
  • Wilkin, P. & Thapyai, C. (2009). Flora of Thailand 10(1): 1-140. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
  • Wilkin, P., Thapyai, C. & Chayamarit, K. (2007). Lectotypification of Dioscorea L. (Dioscoreaceae) names from Thailand. Kew Bulletin 62: 251-258.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Pandey, R.P. & Dilwakar, P.G. (2008). An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32: 403-500.
  • Wilkin, P. & Thapyai, C. (2009). Flora of Thailand 10(1): 1-140. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.

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