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This species is accepted, and its native range is Colombia to NW. Venezuela.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[UNAL]
Vernacular
Zarzaparrilla

[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. 2000 - 3000 m.; Andes.
Morphology General Habit
Trepadora
Conservation
No Evaluada

Native to:

Colombia, Venezuela

Dioscorea lehmannii Uline appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Dec 22, 1994 Triana, J. [502], Colombia K000099191 Unknown type material
Oct 1, 1994 Lehmann, F.C. [2494], Colombia K000099192 isolectotype
s.coll [s.n.], Colombia K001150335
Kelly, D.L. [9232], Venezuela K001150339
Plowman, T.C. [13395], Venezuela K001150337
s.coll [s.n.], Colombia K001150336
Kelly, D.L. [9232], Venezuela K001150338

First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 22: 430 (1896)

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.
  • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.

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

  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.

Universidad Nacional de Colombia

  • Pinzón-Rico, Y. A., & Raz, L. (2017). Commercialization of Andean wild yam species (Dioscorea L.) for medicinal use in Bogotá, DC, Colombia. Economic Botany, 71(1), 45-57.

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
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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/
© 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

Universidad Nacional de Colombia
ColPlantA database
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