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This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical America.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[CPLC]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 0 - 320 m.; Amazonia, Guayana y Serranía de La Macarena, Valle del Magdalena.
Morphology General Habit
Trepadora
Conservation
No Evaluada

[CPLC]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 100 - 500 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Guayana y Serranía de La Macarena.
Morphology General Habit
Trepadora
Conservation
No Evaluada

Native to:

Bolivia, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Guyana, Haiti, Leeward Is., Panamá, Peru, Puerto Rico, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Windward Is.

Dioscorea chondrocarpa Griseb. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Sellow, F. [s.n.], Brazil K000099087 syntype
Sellow, F. [s.n.], Brazil K000099087 syntype
Oct 1, 1994 Schomburgk [857/14719], Guyana Dioscorea riparia K000099089 syntype
s.coll [3338], Guyana Dioscorea riparia K001149623
Wood, J.R.I. [18973], Bolivia Dioscorea riparia K001150257
Klug, G. [4007], Peru Dioscorea riparia K001150258
Maas, P.J.M. [5575], Guyana Dioscorea riparia K001149622
Nee, M. [38195], Bolivia Dioscorea riparia K001150260
Smith, A.C. [3486], Guyana Dioscorea riparia K001149624
Mennega, A.M.W. [440], Suriname Dioscorea riparia K001149621
Poeppig, E.F. [2138], Peru Dioscorea riparia K001150259
Stork, H.E. [10481], Peru Dioscorea poeppigii K001150256
Sellow [s.n.], Brazil Dioscorea samydea K000099090 Unknown type material
Davidse, G. [21429], Venezuela Dioscorea samydea K001150266
Broadway, W.E. [3368], Trinidad & Tobago Dioscorea samydea K001149119
Steinbach, J. [7513], Bolivia Dioscorea samydea K001150265
Broadway, W.E. [3368], Trinidad & Tobago Dioscorea samydea K001149120
Fiebrig, K. [5149], Paraguay Dioscorea nitida K000099081 Unknown type material
Oct 1, 1994 Glaziou, A.F.M. [22221], Brazil Dioscorea rajanioides K000099058 syntype

First published in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 3(1): 34 (1842)

Accepted by

  • Pérez-Camacho, J. & Raz, L. (2017). Flora de la República de Cuba, Ser. A, 22(1): 1-63.

Not accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141. [Cited as Dioscorea altissima.]
  • 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 altissima.]

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • ColPlantA (2021). "ColPlantA. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.colplanta.org/"

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K000099087
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

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/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0