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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. South America to Brazil. It is used to treat unspecified medicinal disorders.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[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. 420 - 1800 m.; Andes.
Morphology General Habit
Trepadora
Conservation
No Evaluada

[UPB]

The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

Morphology General Habit
Creeper.
Ecology
Alt. 420 - 1800 m.
Distribution
Native from Colombia.

[UPB]
Use Medicines Unspecified Medicinal Disorders
Medicinal (State of the World's Plants 2016).

Native to:

Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Peru

Dioscorea glandulosa (Griseb.) Klotzsch ex Kunth appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Apr 1, 1999 Silva Neto, S.J. [977], Rio de Janeiro K001171661
Burchell [6703], Brazil K001149649
s.coll [s.n.], Brazil K001149654
Duarte, A. [375], Brazil K001149663
Liene [3791], Brazil K001149664
s.coll [2325], Brazil K001149671
s.coll [1206], Brazil K001149675
Hassler, É. [12002], Paraguay K001149679
Smith, H.H. [2300], Colombia K001150276
Triana, J.J. [s.n.], Colombia K001150278
Jameson [s.n.] K001150279
Holton, I.F. [s.n.] K001150277
Montes, J.E. [3263], Paraguay K001149682
Spruce, R. [826], Brazil K001149660
Spruce [758], Brazil K001149659
Steinbach, J. [127], Bolivia K001150285
s.coll [1194], Paraguay K001149681
Hatschbach, G.G. [58790], Brazil K001149672
Miers, J. [3861], Brazil K001149673
Richter, E. [14816], Brazil K001149657
Woolston, A.H. [1436], Paraguay K001149683
Montes, J.E. [1873], Argentina K001150633
s.coll [16391] K001149648
Spruce, R. [s.n.], Brazil K001149658
Wooltson, A.H. [527], Paraguay K001149680
Bunting, G.S. [4971B], Venezuela K001150283
Assis, M.C. [576], Brazil K001149678
Ducke, W.A. [s.n.], Brazil K001149667
Marquete, R. [1206], Brazil K001149676
Assis, M.C. [576], Brazil K001149677
Mexia, Y.E.J. [5507], Brazil K001149655
Sucre, B.D. [3559], Brazil K001149656
Burchell [1859], Brazil K001149661
Miers, J. [3642], Brazil K001149653
Bunting, G.S. [4971A], Venezuela K001150284
Kuhlmann, J.G. [90620], Brazil K001149666
s.coll [826], Brazil K001149669
Miers, J. [4198], Brazil K001149670
Mendonça, E.C. [325], Brazil K001149674
Jameson [s.n.] K001150282
Trail, J.W.H. [s.n.] K001149662
s.coll [73], Brazil K001149651
Gardner [5442], Brazil K001149668
Tweedie [1307], Bolivia K001149652
Sucre, B.D. [6136], Brazil K001149665
Lehmann, F.C. [5099], Colombia K001150280
Gardner [5642], Brazil K001149650
Lehmann, F.C. [5099], Colombia K001150281

First published in Enum. Pl. 5: 352 (1850)

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.

Not accepted by

  • 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. [Cited as Dioscorea piperifolia.]

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/"

Useful Plants of Boyacá Project

  • Kew Medicinal Plant Names Services (MPNS) https://www.kew.org/science/data-and-resources/tools-and-services/medicinal-plant-names-services in The State of the World’s Plants Report–2016. (2016). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew https://stateoftheworldsplants.org

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

Colombian resources for Plants made Accessible
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

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

Useful Plants of Boyacá Project
ColPlantA database
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