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

Native to:

Philippines, Vietnam

Dioscorea peperoides Prain & Burkill appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Elmer, A.D.E. [6399], Philippines K000098349 isolectotype
Elmer, A.D.E. [6400], Philippines K000098350 syntype
Merrill, E.D. [11552], Philippines K001144822
Merrill, E.D. [6512], Philippines K001144825
Romero [37628], Philippines K001144830
s.coll [1980], Philippines K001144828
Loher, A. [1882], Philippines K001144820
Merrill, E.D. [9441], Philippines K001144826
Loher, A. [7007], Philippines K001144824
Loher, A. [7010], Philippines K001144819
s.coll [2985], Australia K001145131
Loher, A. [1892], Philippines K001144827
Merrill, E.D. [11555], Philippines K001144821
Romero [37628], Philippines K001144829
Merrill, E.D. [11552], Philippines K001144823

First published in Leafl. Philipp. Bot. 5: 1597 (1913)

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.

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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