Skip to main content
This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Central Tropical Africa.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Gabon, Zaïre

Dioscorea semperflorens Uline appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Gilloudin [248], Congo, DRC K000541834
Leemans [513], Congo, DRC K000541842
Louis [6639], Congo, DRC K000541844
Louis [11399], Congo, DRC K000541846
Germain [1780], Congo, DRC K000541833
Louis [926], Congo, DRC K000541837
Lebrun [1229], Congo, DRC K000541838
Harris, D.J. [1369], Central African Republic K000541839
Louis [6639], Congo, DRC K000541845
Louis [6527], Congo, DRC K000541848
Germain, R.G.A. [5911], Congo, DRC K000541843
Leemans [513], Congo, DRC K000541841
Germain, R.G.A. [1780], Congo, DRC K000541840
Louis, J.L.P. [11399], Congo, DRC K000541847
Robyns [430], Congo, DRC K000541835
Louis [6527], Congo, DRC K000541849
Robyns [810], Congo, DRC K000541836

First published in H.G.A.Engler & K.A.E.Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam., Nachtr. 1: 87 (1897)

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.
  • Lejoy, J., Ndjele, M.-B. & Geerinck, D. (2010). Catalogue-flore des plantes vasculaires des districts de Kisangani et de la Tshopo (RD Congo) Taxonomania. Revue de Taxonomie et de Nomenclature Botaniques 30: 1-307.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
  • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
  • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

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