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Scientific or common name:

Dioscorea macrostachya Benth.

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

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Name: Dioscorea macrostachya Benth. Taxon selection
Nomencl. ref.: Pl. Hartw. [Bentham] 73.
Rank: species

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Common names

US name U.S. name: Yam
en English name: Mexican yam
Spanish name: cabeza de negro

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 nummularia Lam. [293]
2) Dioscorea oppositifolia L. [364]
3) Dioscorea pentaphylla L. [1950]
4) Dioscorea polygonoides Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd. [272]
5) Dioscorea preussii Pax [239]
6) Dioscorea rotundata Poir. [315]
7) Dioscorea trifida L. f. [248]
8) Dioscoreophyllum cumminsii (Stapf) Diels [206]
9) Diospyros ebenaster auct. non Retz. [150]
10) Diospyros ferrea auct. non (Willd.) Bakh. [185]

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