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

Native to:

Borneo, Jawa, Sumatera

Dioscorea salicifolia Blume appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Winkler, H. [2645], Malaysia K000098329 syntype
Madani, L. [107614], Malaysia K001144497
Madani, L. [133804], Malaysia K001144500
Elsener, A. [H62] K001144481
Motley, J. [1254] K001144484
Aban, F.G. [30533], Malaysia K001144483
Nangkat, N. [87], Brunei K001144496
Yii Puan Ching [S.48456], Malaysia K001144494
Beaman, J.H. [12007], Malaysia K001144487
Martin, P.J. [S.37594], Malaysia K001144493
Balgooy, van [3845], Indonesia K001144499
Wright, E. [S.27211], Malaysia K001144492
Elsener, A. [H62] K001144482
Laman, T.G. [327], Indonesia K001144490
Laman, T.G. [327], Indonesia K001144489
Kostermans [782], Indonesia K001144480
Wong, K.M. [720], Brunei K001144495
Beaman, J.H. [11580], Malaysia K001144486
Madani, L. [107614], Malaysia K001144498
Vogel, E.F. de [1927], Indonesia K001144488
Clemens, J. [22339], Malaysia K001144491

First published in Enum. Pl. Javae 1: 23 (1827)

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 Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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