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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Caucasus.
Dioscorea caucasica

Native to:

North Caucasus, Transcaucasus

Dioscorea caucasica Lipsky appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Voronoff [185], Caucasus K000098106 Unknown type material
Burkill, I.H. [s.n.], United Kingdom K001141159
s.coll [190] K001141160
s.coll [121:94 [?]], Russian Federation K001150781
s.coll [s.n.] K001141163
s.coll [s.n.] K001141162
Alboff, N. [245] K001141155
s.coll [s.n.] K001141157
s.coll [s.n.] K001141154
Alboff, N. [s.n.], Georgia K001141156
s.coll [s.n.] K001141158
Grossheim, A.A. [377] K001141161
s.coll [117.94 [?]] K001150782

First published in Zap. Kievsk. Obshch. Estestvoisp. 1893: 143 (1893)

Accepted by

  • 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.
  • Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) (2006). Konspekt Flora Kavkaza 2: 1-466. Editio Universitatis Petropolitanae.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Litvinskaya, S.A. & Murtazaliev, R.A. (2013). Flora of the Northern Caucasus: An Atlas and Identification Book: 1-688. Fiton XXI.
  • Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) (2006). Konspekt Flora Kavkaza 2: 1-466. Editio Universitatis Petropolitanae.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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Kew Science Photographs
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