Dioscorea alata

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Dioscorea alata

Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Dioscoreales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Dioscoreales

Familia: Dioscoreaceae
Genus: Dioscorea
Species: Dioscorea alata

Name[edit]

Dioscorea alata L., 1753

Synonyms[edit]

  • Homotypic
    • Polynome alata (L.) Salisb., Gen. Pl.: 12 (1866).
  • Heterotypic
    • Dioscorea eburina Lour., Fl. Cochinch.: 625 (1790).
    • Dioscorea eburnea Lour., Fl. Cochinch., ed. 2: 767 (1793).
    • Dioscorea atropurpurea Roxb., Fl. Ind. ed. 1832, 3: 800 (1832).
    • Dioscorea globosa Roxb., Fl. Ind. ed. 1832, 3: 797 (1832).
    • Dioscorea purpurea Roxb., Fl. Ind. ed. 1832, 3: 799 (1832).
    • Dioscorea rubella Roxb., Fl. Ind. ed. 1832, 3: 798 (1832).
    • Dioscorea vulgaris Miq., Fl. Ned. Ind. 3: 572 (1857).
    • Elephantodon eburnea (Lour.) Salisb., Gen. Pl.: 12 (1866).
    • Dioscorea colocasiifolia Pax, Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 15: 145 (1892).
    • Dioscorea javanica Queva, Mém. Soc. Natl. Sci. Agric. Arts Lille, sér. 4, 20: 372 (1894).
    • Dioscorea alata var. globosa (Roxb.) Prain, Bengal Pl. 2: 1067 (1903).
    • Dioscorea sapinii De Wild., Ann. Mus. Congo Belge, Bot., sér. 5, 3: 368 (1912).
    • Dioscorea alata var. tarri Prain & Burkill, J. Proc. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 10: 39 (1914).
    • Dioscorea alata var. vera Prain & Burkill, J. Proc. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 10: 39 (1914).
    • Dioscorea alata var. purpurea (Roxb.) A.Pouchet, Bull. Écon. Indochine 8: 117 (1950).

Distribution[edit]

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Asie
    • Regional:Tropical Asie
      • Andaman Is.; Assam; Bangladesh; Borneo; Cambodia; China South-Central; China Southeast; East Himalaya; India; Jawa; Lesser Sunda Is.; Malaya; Myanmar; Nansei-shoto; Nepal; Philippines; Pitcairn Is.; Puerto Rico; Queensland; Rwanda; Samoa; Sulawesi; Sumatera; Taiwan; Thailand; Vietnam

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

References[edit]

Primary references[edit]

  • Linnaeus, C. 1753. Species plantarum, exhibentes plantas rite cognitas, ad genera relatas, cum differentiis specificis, nominibus trivialibus, synonymis selectis, locis natalibus, secundum systema sexuale digestas. Tomus II. Pp. 561–1200, [1–30, index], [1, err.]. Impensis Laurentii Salvii, Holmiae [Stockholm]. BHL Reference page. : 1033.

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Vernacular names[edit]

বাংলা: গাছ আলু, মেটে আলু
English: water yam
suomi: Isojamssi
Tiếng Việt: Khoai mỡ
中文: 大薯, 紫薯, 田薯, 罐薯
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