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This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to Central America, Trinidad.
Dioscorea convolvulacea

Native to:

Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Trinidad-Tobago

Dioscorea convolvulacea Schltdl. & Cham. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Apr 26, 2005 Botteri [567], Mexico K000098978 syntype
Apr 26, 2005 Schiede [s.n.], Mexico K000098981 isotype
Apr 26, 2005 Botteri [571], Mexico K000400058 syntype
Brampton, S. [23], Belize 28655.000
Orcutt, C.R. [4305], Mexico K001148836
Gaumer, G.F. [927] K001148841
Dorantes, B. [4123], Mexico K001148845
Heyde [6258], Guatemala K001148849
Heyde [3880], Guatemala K001148850
Wallnöfer, B. [9543], Guatemala K001148851
Skutch, A.F. [2636], Costa Rica K001148856
Estrada, A. [85], Costa Rica K001148860
Gentle, P.H. [2222], Belize K001148844
s.coll [16106], Guadeloupe K001148858
Fendler, A. [845], Trinidad & Tobago K001149133
Guillaumin, A. [s.n.], France K001146190
Burkill, I.H. [s.n.], United Kingdom K001148835
Skutch, A.F. [2709], Costa Rica K001148857
Vazquez, M. [1613], Mexico K001148847
Pringle, C.G. [4547], Mexico K001148838
Navarro, E. [427], Costa Rica K001148861
Lott, E.J. [2944], Mexico K001148848
Novelo, A. [208], Mexico K001148846
Hinton, G.B. [1289], Mexico K001148842
Lankester, C.H. [K132], Costa Rica K001148854
Rivera, G. [1705], Costa Rica K001148859
s.coll [s.n.], Trinidad & Tobago K001149132
s.coll [s.n.], United Kingdom K001150793
s.coll [s.n.], United Kingdom K001150792
Matuda, E. [2126], Mexico K001148843
Morales, J.F. [5854], Costa Rica K001148862
Rose, J.N. [2922], Mexico K001148839
s.coll [26], United Kingdom K001150794
Gaumer, G.F. [927], Mexico K001148840
Lankester, C.H. [K132], Costa Rica K001148855
Galeotti, H.G. [[5496]], Mexico K001148837

First published in Linnaea 6: 49 (1831)

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.
  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
  • Pérez-Farrera, M.Á., Martínez-Camilo, R., Martínez-Meléndez, N., Farrera-Sarmiento, O. & Maza-Villalobos, S. (2012). Listado florístico del Cerro Quetzal (Polígono III) de la reserva de la biosfera El Triunfo, Chiapas, México Botanical Sciences 90: 113-142.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
  • Pérez-Farrera, M.Á., Martínez-Camilo, R., Martínez-Meléndez, N., Farrera-Sarmiento, O. & Maza-Villalobos, S. (2012). Listado florístico del Cerro Quetzal (Polígono III) de la reserva de la biosfera El Triunfo, Chiapas, México Botanical Sciences 90: 113-142.

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/
© 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

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