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

Native to:

Cape Provinces

Dioscorea mundii Baker appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Pole-Evans, I.B. [4856], South Africa 15658.000
Drège [8559a], South Africa K000098972 syntype
South Africa K000098973
Mundt [s.n.], South Africa K000098974 syntype
Mundt [s.n.], South Africa K000098975 syntype
s.coll [s.n.], South Africa K001148767
Archibald [7565], South Africa K001148764
s.coll [7583], South Africa K001148766
Archibald, E.E.A. [7563], South Africa K001148763
s.coll [7569], South Africa K001148765
Archibald [7564], South Africa K001148762

First published in J. Bot. 27: 1 (1889)

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