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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Tropical America.
Dioscorea piperifolia (Dioscoreaceae)

[CPLC]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 600 - 2100 m.; Andes, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta.
Morphology General Habit
Trepadora
Conservation
No Evaluada

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Venezuela

Dioscorea piperifolia Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Apr 1, 2015 Fontana, A.P. [660], Brazil K001171728
Apr 1, 2015 Boone, W. [938], Brazil K001171731
Apr 1, 2015 Wood, J.R.I. [22372], Bolivia K001150463
Apr 1, 2015 Kollmann, L. [5831], Brazil K001171742
Apr 1, 2015 Demuner, V. [4813], Brazil K001171703
Apr 1, 2015 Kollmann, L. [4231], Brazil K001171706
Apr 1, 2015 Kollmann, L. [1121], Brazil K001171710
Apr 1, 2015 Fontana, A.P. [937], Brazil K001171727
Jul 1, 2013 Irwin, H.S. [11966], Goiás K001171673
Jul 9, 2012 Forzza [5885], Brazil K000524328
Jan 1, 2010 Fontana, A.P. [5800], Brazil K001171755
Jan 1, 2010 Prance, G.T. [3535], Amazonas K001171670
Jan 1, 2009 Zappi, D.C. [902], Mato Grosso K000579748
Jan 1, 2009 Zappi, D.C. [1060], Mato Grosso K000579747
Jan 1, 2009 Sasaki, D. [1193], Mato Grosso K000579749
Wood, J.R.I. [16784], Bolivia K000499589
Zappi, D.C. [2692], Brazil K000747336
Prévost, M.F. [3891], French Guiana K001149705
Prévost, M.F. [3889], French Guiana K001149706
Smith, D. [76], Brazil K001149707
Couto, A.P.L. [104], Brazil K001149718
Mathews [1645] K001150291
Wood, J.R.I. [16824], Bolivia K001150306
Wood, J.R.I. [9093], Bolivia K001150315
Wood, J.R.I. [16808], Bolivia K001150307
Wood, J.R.I. [17910], Bolivia K001150308
Graham [s.n.], Brazil K001149711
Jansen-Jacobs, M.J. [3972], Guyana K001149722
Schunke Vigo, J. [5858], Peru K001150290
Sales, M. [215], Brazil K001149719
Wood, J.R.I. [22093], Bolivia K001150305
Madriñan, S. [8068], Bolivia K001150317
Cremers, G.A. [14608], French Guiana K001149703
Spruce [4110] K001149709
Giulietti, A.M. [13696], Brazil K001149716
Meier, W. [5458], Venezuela K001150297
Meier, W. [5800], Venezuela K001150292
Meier, W. [6117], Venezuela K001150293
Wood, J.R.I. [22093], Bolivia K001150303
Wessels Boer, J.G. [1420], Suriname K001149702
Wood, J.R.I. [21896], Bolivia K001150312
Wood, J.R.I. [22093], Bolivia K001150304
Meier, W. [1396], Venezuela K001150299
Smith, D. [76], Brazil K001149714
Madriñan, S. [432], Colombia K001150316
Wood, J.R.I. [79], Bolivia K001150313
Hind, D.J.N. [50576], Brazil K001149724
Wood, J.R.I. [21896], Bolivia K001150311
Hartweg [1440] K001150300
Eggers, H.F.A. von [[15686]], Ecuador K001150301
s.coll [898], Ecuador K001149708
Giulietti, A.M. [13697], Brazil K001149715
Davis, W. [1457], Peru K001150287
Jansen-Jacobs, M.J. [4833], Guyana K001149721
Granville, J.J. de [12873], French Guiana K001149704
Meier, W. [5462], Venezuela K001150294
Wood, J.R.I. [20592], Bolivia K001150310
Lehmann, F.C. [5125], Colombia K001149712
Meier, W. [5523], Venezuela K001150295
Irwin, H.S. [55329], Suriname K001149710
Meier, W. [5952], Venezuela K001150296
Sales, M.F. [325], Brazil K001149720
Sucre, B.D. [7023], Brazil K001149713
Wood, J.R.I. [19535], Bolivia K001150309
Hind, D.J.N. [50575], Brazil K001149723
Spruce, R. [4110], Peru K000201321
Meier, W. [605], Venezuela K001150298
s.coll [6030], Brazil K001149701
Araújo, F.S. [s.n.], Brazil K001149717
Poeppig [s.n.], Peru K001150288
Wood, J.R.I. [22093], Bolivia K001150302
Wood, J.R.I. [7967], Bolivia K001150314
Schunke Vigo, J. [1862], Peru K001150289
Oct 1, 1994 Mandon, G. [1232], Bolivia Dioscorea mandonii K000099186 Unknown type material
Bang, M. [1786], Bolivia Dioscorea mandonii K000099187
Bang, M. [2916], Bolivia Dioscorea mandonii K001150272
Bang, M. [1296], Bolivia Dioscorea mandonii K001150271
Schomburgk [752], Guyana Dioscorea piperifolia var. apiculata K000099096 Unknown type material
Nov 1, 1994 Mandon, G. [1231], Bolivia Dioscorea larecajensis K000099190 Unknown type material
Wood, J.R.I. [18425], Bolivia Dioscorea larecajensis K001150320
Wood, J.R.I. [9960], Bolivia Dioscorea larecajensis K001150319
Lehmann, F.C. [K373], Colombia Dioscorea larecajensis K001150318
Wood, J.R.I. [16723], Bolivia Dioscorea larecajensis K001150321

First published in Sp. Pl., ed. 4, 4: 795 (1806)

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.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
  • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741.

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • ColPlantA (2021). "ColPlantA. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.colplanta.org/"

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741.

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
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Colombian resources for Plants made Accessible
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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Kew Science Photographs
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Neotropikey
Milliken, W., Klitgard, B. and Baracat, A. (2009 onwards), Neotropikey - Interactive key and information resources for flowering plants of the Neotropics.
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