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This species is accepted, and its native range is Himalaya to S. China and Indo-China.
Dioscorea kamoonensis

Native to:

Assam, Bangladesh, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam, West Himalaya

Dioscorea kamoonensis Kunth appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Sep 1, 1990 Henry, A. [9495], Yunnan K000098132 isosyntype
Sep 1, 1990 Henry, A. [9495], Yunnan K000098179 isotype
Sep 1, 1990 Henry, A. [9495], Yunnan K000098180 Unknown type material
Sep 1, 1990 Henry, A. [4486], Hubei K000098182 isosyntype
Sep 1, 1990 Henry, A. [11301], Yunnan K000098183 isotype
Sep 1, 1990 Henry, A. [7501], Hubei K000098185 syntype
Sep 1, 1990 Henry, A. [2666], Hubei K000098186 syntype
Sep 1, 1990 Henry, A. [6419], Hubei K000098187 syntype
Jan 1, 1984 Henry, A. [7103], Sichuan K000098184 lectotype
Dec 1, 1983 Strachey, R. [6], Uttaranchal K000098168 lectotype
Dec 1, 1983 Wallich, N. [5098], Uttaranchal K000098190 isotype
Henry, A. [9715], Yunnan K000098188 syntype
Henry, A. [9715], Yunnan K000098189 syntype
Schneider, C.K. [3119], China K001141677
Schneider, C.K. [1991], China K001141681
Forrest, G. [6453], China K001141683
Cavalerie, J. [1286], China K001141687
Hancock, W. [557], China K001141692
Cheng, W.C. [836], China K001141694
Henry, A. [9495A], China K001141707
Steward, A.N. [465], China K001141709
s.coll [5102] K001142346
s.coll [25096], Myanmar K001142347
s.coll [s.n.], India K001142352
s.coll [s.n.], India K001142353
Petelot, A. [3.112], Vietnam K001143789
Kerr, A.F.G. [2712], Thailand K001143796
Wilkin, P. [905], Thailand K001143797
Herb Drake, E. [s.n.] K001141682
Wilkin, P. [997], Thailand K001143799
Delavay, P.J.M. [1825], China K001141689
Hancock, W. [344], China K001141678
Wang, F.T. [23582b], China K001141703
Rock, J.F.C. [5456], China K001141704
Steward, A.N. [465], China K001141710
Forrest, G. [8616], China K001141675
Forrest, G. [23054], China K001141685
Wilkin, P. [905], Thailand K001143798
Forrest, G. [10787], China K001141691
Forrest, G. [7060] K001141688
Maire, E.E. [569], China K001141686
Cheng, W.C. [656], China K001141695
Kerr, A.F.G. [1374], Thailand K001143795
Li, Z.Y. [427], China K001141680
Wilkin, P. [997], Thailand K001143800
Li, Z.Y. [1074], China K001141679
Forrest, G. [18891], China K001141708
Wang, F.T. [23559], China K001141701
Schneider, C.K. [3379], China K001141690
Schoch, O. [134], China K001141706
Steward, A.N. [198], China K001141705
Garrett, H.B.G. [1094] K001143793
Wang, F.T. [22513a], China K001141700
Cavalerie, J. [116], China K001141676
Cheng, W.C. [1016], China K001141696
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], India K001142350
Tsiang, Y. [9416], China K001141693
Ducloux, F. [s.n.], China K001141674
s.coll [5560], India K001142348
Schneider, C.K. [1786], China K001141684
Lau, S.K. [28803], China K001141697
Wang, F.T. [22429], China K001141699
Gamble, J.S. [9776], India K001142354
Forrest, G. [8865], China K001141673
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], India K001142349
Garrett, H.B.G. [1094], Thailand K001143794
Bar, N.L. [6265], India K001142351
Chu, K.L. [3961], China K001141712
s.coll [1349] K001142345
Lu [350], China K001141702
Fang, W.P. [6360], China K001141698
Tsiang, Y. [9135], China K001141711
Petelot, A. [3.112], Vietnam K001143790
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], India Dioscorea brevifolia K001143020
s.coll [s.n.], India Dioscorea brevifolia K001143027
Maire [7330], Yunnan Dioscorea bonatiana K000098131 Unknown type material

First published in Enum. Pl. 5: 395 (1850)

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.
  • Rahman, M.O. (2004). Second list of angiospermic taxa of Bangladesh not included in Hooker's 'Flora of British India' and Prain's 'Bengal Plants': series I Bangladesh Journal of Plant Taxonomy 11: 77-82.
  • Samanta, A.K. (2006). The genus Dioscorea L. in Darjeeling and Sikkim Himalayas - a census Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 30: 555-563.
  • Wilkin, P. & Thapyai, C. (2009). Flora of Thailand 10(1): 1-140. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
  • Wilkin, P., Thapyai, C. & Chayamarit, K. (2007). Lectotypification of Dioscorea L. (Dioscoreaceae) names from Thailand Kew Bulletin 62: 251-258.

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