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Scientific or common name:

Dioscorea hispida Dennst.

DIOSCOREACEAE Family selection - Yam family (Angiosperms - Flowering plants)

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Name: Dioscorea hispida Dennst. Taxon selection
Nomencl. ref.: Schlüssel Hortus Malab. 15, 20, 33. 1818
Rank: species

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Common names

US name U.S. name: Intoxicating yam
en English name: Asiatic bitter yam
English name: intoxicating yam
German name: bittere Yamswurzel

Grown habit:



Kingdom: Plantae
Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
Superdivision: Spermatophyta
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Subclass: Liliidae
Order: Liliales
Family: Dioscoreaceae
Genus: Dioscorea

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More species:
1) Dioscorea japonica Thunb. [301]
2) Dioscorea latifolia Benth. [excluded] [281]
3) Dioscorea macrostachya Benth. [355]
4) Dioscorea oppositifolia L. [380]
5) Dioscorea pilosiuscula Bertero ex Spreng. [366]
6) Dioscorea preussii Pax [250]
7) Dioscorea sagittata Poir. [excluded] [260]
8) Dioscorea villosa L. var. floridana (Bartlett) H.E. Ahles [295]
9) Diospyros chinensis Blume [211]
10) Diospyros ferrea (Willd.) Bakh. var. pubescens (Skottsb.) Fosberg [205]

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