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This species is accepted, and its native range is Peninsula Thailand to Peninsula Malaysia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Malaya, Thailand

Dioscorea tamarisciflora Prain & Burkill appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Haniff [sn], Thailand K000098283
Haniff [sn], Thailand K000098284
Nur bin Mohamed Ghose, M. [11944], Malaysia K001143107
Furtado, C.X. [s.n.], Singapore K001143109
s.coll [s.n.], Singapore K001143106
Burkill, I.H. [s.n.], Singapore K001143108
s.coll [s.n.], Singapore K001143105

First published in J. Proc. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 10: 22 (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.
  • Wilkin, P. & Thapyai, C. (2009). Flora of Thailand 10(1): 1-140. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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