Skip to main content
This species is accepted, and its native range is Bolivia to Brazil (Minas Gerais) and NW. Argentina.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Argentina Northwest, Bolivia, Brazil Southeast, Paraguay

Dioscorea multispicata R.Knuth appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Wood, J.R.I. [21876], Bolivia K001150331
Steinbach, J. [7341], Bolivia K001150325
Wood, J.R.I. [21759], Bolivia K001150328
Wood, J.R.I. [21876], Bolivia K001150330
Klug, G. [4345], Peru K001150324
Wood, J.R.I. [21759], Bolivia K001150326
Steinbach, J. [3237], Bolivia K001150322
Wood, J.R.I. [21897], Bolivia K001150332
Wood, J.R.I. [21759], Bolivia K001150327
Klug, G. [4343], Peru K001150323
Wood, J.R.I. [21796], Bolivia K001150333
Colchester [2319], Venezuela K001150334
Wood, J.R.I. [21762], Bolivia K001150329

First published in Meded. Rijks-Herb. 29: 55 (1916)

Not accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141. [Cited as Dioscorea glandulosa.]
  • 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. [Cited as Dioscorea glandulosa var. glandulosa.]

Literature

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.

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