Dioscorea orbicularis A.Chev. ex De Wild.
First published in Bull. Jard. Bot. État Bruxelles 4: 345 (1914), not validly publ.
This name is a synonym of Dioscorea smilacifolia
POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:
- Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141. [Cited as Dioscorea smilacifolia.]
- 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. [Cited as Dioscorea smilacifolia.]
Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:
Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
- The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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