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This species is accepted, and its native range is China to Japan.
Dioscorea tokoro

Native to:

China South-Central, China Southeast, Japan, Korea

Dioscorea tokoro Makino ex Miyabe appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Kenyon, M. [92], Japan K001141402
s.coll [s.n.], Japan K001141422
Im, H.T. [7806], Japan K001141430
Ohashi, H. [17], Japan K001141433
Furuse, M. [44580], Japan K001141436
Furuse, M. [44580], Japan K001141437
s.coll [108a/38], Japan K001141421
Kanai, H. [9797], Japan K001141431
s.coll [s.n.], Japan K001141408
Ohwi, J. [s.n.], Japan K001141434
Bisset, J. [s.n.], Japan K001141407
s.coll [143b/38], Japan K001141423
Kanai, H. [9796], Japan K001141432
Faurie, P. [13486], Japan K001141404
Togasi, M. [TSM 1097], Japan K001141426
s.coll [144/38], Japan K001141420
Herb Terasaki, T. [s.n.], Japan K001141415
Xiao, B.Z. [4486], China K001141435
Suzuki, S. [SS-404,005], Japan K001141425
Takeda, H. [150], Japan K001141418
Oldham, R. [218], Japan K001141403
s.coll [143/38], Japan K001141427
Takeda, H. [151], Japan K001141417
Herb Terasaki, T. [s.n.], Japan K001141405
Faurie, P. [s.n.], Japan K001141410
Savatier, P.A.L. [s.n.], Japan K001141414
Oldham, R. [891], Japan K001141413
Watanabe, H. [s.n.], Japan K001141428
Herb Terasaki, T. [s.n.], Japan K001141409
s.coll [s.n.], Japan K001141412
Dorsett, P.H. [521], Japan K001141416
Maximowicz, C.J. [s.n.], Japan K001141419
Faurie, P. [s.n.], Japan K001141406
Furuse, M. [25704], Japan K001141429
Suzuki, S. [SS-404,004], Japan K001141424
Henry, Dr A. [3641], Hubei Dioscorea enneaneura K000098108 Unknown type material
Henry, A. [3641], Hubei Dioscorea enneaneura K000098109 Unknown type material
Henry, A. [5870], China Dioscorea enneaneura K001141390

First published in Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 3: 112 (1889)

Accepted by

  • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST.
  • 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.
  • Iwatsuki, K., Boufford, D.E. & Ohba, H. (2016). Flora of Japan IVb: 1-335. Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo.

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