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This species is accepted, and its native range is Philippines (Luzon).
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Philippines

Dioscorea loheri Prain & Burkill appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Loher, A. [1885], Philippines K000098361 syntype
Loher, A. [1886], Philippines K000098362 syntype
Loher, A. [1898], Philippines K001144897
Ramos, M. [12529], Philippines K001144895
Stone [434], Philippines K001144899
Stone [434], Philippines K001144898
Merrill [634], Philippines K001144896
Ramos, M. [12529], Philippines K000913591
Wilkes [s.n.], Philippines Dioscorea wilkesii K000098359 Unknown type material
Wilkes, C. [s.n.], Philippines Dioscorea wilkesii K000098360 kleptotype

First published in J. Proc. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 10: 33 (1914)

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.

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