Species Details : Dioscorea cayenensis Lam.

Accepted scientific name:
Dioscorea cayenensis Lam. (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Dioscorea cayenensis  Lam.
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Infraspecific taxon: Dioscorea cayenensis subsp. cayenensis
Dioscorea cayenensis subsp. rotundata (Poir.) J.Miège
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Kingdom Plantae CoL
Phylum Tracheophyta CoL
Class Liliopsida CoL
Order Dioscoreales CoL
Family Dioscoreaceae WCSP
Genus Dioscorea WCSP
Distribution: Benin; Brazil North; Brazil Southeast; Burkina; Cameroon; Central African Repu; Chad; Congo; Costa Rica; Cuba; Dominican Republic; Ethiopia; French Guiana; Gambia; Ghana; Guinea; Guinea-Bissau; Gulf of Guinea Is.; Guyana; Haiti; Ivory Coast; Jamaica; Leeward Is.; Liberia; Mali; Niger; Nigeria; Puerto Rico; Senegal; Sierra Leone; Suriname; Togo; Trinidad-Tobago; Venezuela; Windward Is.
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Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Govaerts R., Aug-2017
Source database: WCSP, Aug 2017   99%
Bibliographic citation: Govaerts R. (ed). For a full list of reviewers see: http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/compilersReviewers.do (2019). WCSP: World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (version Aug 2017). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 2019 Annual Checklist (Roskov Y., Ower G., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Bailly N., Kirk P.M., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., Nieukerken E. van, Zarucchi J., Penev L., eds.). Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/annual-checklist/2019. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-884X.
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