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This species is accepted, and its native range is India to Bangladesh, Sri Lanka.
Dioscorea tomentosa

Native to:

Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka

Dioscorea tomentosa J.Koenig ex Spreng. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Wallich, N. [5101], Tamil Nadu K000098314
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5101], India K001104761
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5101], India K001104762
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5101] K001104764
Burkill [11816] K001142376
Bourne [1861], India K001142381
Cooray, R.G. [69111723R], Sri Lanka K001142387
Jayasuriya, A.H.M. [4200], Sri Lanka K001142394
Fosberg, F.R. [53425], Sri Lanka K001142399
Jayasuriya, A.H.M. [3306], Sri Lanka K001142390
Jayasuriya, A.H.M. [565], Sri Lanka K001142400
Wirawan, N. [684], Sri Lanka K001142386
Anglade, S.J. [1100] K001142362
s.coll [6276], India K001142361
s.coll [12895], India K001142368
Herb. Bourne, A.G. [s.n.] K001142382
s.coll [19] K001142360
Matthew, K.M. [3050], India K001142383
s.coll [137], Sri Lanka K001142397
s.coll [897], Sri Lanka K001142401
Ritchie [1238] K001142367
Jayasuriya, A.H.M. [5547], Sri Lanka K001142393
Gamble, J.S. [12762], India K001142364
s.coll [1011] K001142374
Davidse, G. [8434], Sri Lanka K001142402
s.coll [s.n.] K001142355
s.coll [s.n.] K001142358
Jayasuriya, A.H.M. [3561], Sri Lanka K001142392
Abraham, A. [3126], India K001142378
Ridsdale, C.E. [136], India K001142356
Barber, C.A. [1039], India K001142369
Davidse, G. [8156], Sri Lanka K001142403
s.coll [s.n.] K001142375
s.coll [6276], India K001142363
Ridsdale, C.E. [136], India K001142357
Jayasuriya, A.H.M. [3798], Sri Lanka K001142396
Jayasuriya, A.H.M. [3042], Sri Lanka K001142395
Gamble, J.S. [14772], India K001142366
Gamble, J.S. [12763], India K001142365
s.coll [1432], India K001142371
Meebold, A. [9782], India K001142359
Fischer, C.E.C. [2098], India K001142370
Jayasuriya, A.H.M. [4201], Sri Lanka K001142391
Herb. Bourne, A.G. [s.n.] K001142373
Fosberg, F.R. [53093], Sri Lanka K001142388
Herb. Wight [2828], India K001142379
Fischer, C.E.O. [2297], India K001142380
Thomson, G. [s.n.], India K001142377
s.coll [137], Sri Lanka K001142389
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5101] K001104763
Chase, M.W. [16310], Sri Lanka K001142385
Chase, M.W. [16311], Sri Lanka K001142384
Thwaites, G.H.K. [CP 2304], Sri Lanka K001142398
Comanor, P.L. [756], Sri Lanka K001142404
s.coll [1434] K001142372

First published in Pl. Min. Cogn. Pug. 2: 92 (1815)

Accepted by

  • Bhattacharya, R.P., Pal, D.C. & Pati, B.R. (2014). A sytematic census of monocot climbers of Bihar anf Jharkhand states Indian Journal of Forestry 37: 317-324.
  • 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.
  • Rahman, M.O. (2004). Second list of angiospermic taxa of Bangladesh not included in Hooker's 'Flora of British India' and Prain's 'Bengal Plants': series I Bangladesh Journal of Plant Taxonomy 11: 77-82.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Rahman, M.O. (2004). Second list of angiospermic taxa of Bangladesh not included in Hooker's 'Flora of British India' and Prain's 'Bengal Plants': series I Bangladesh Journal of Plant Taxonomy 11: 77-82.

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