Dioscorea alata L.

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Sri Lanka
Notes: Cultivated crop
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Zambian distribution (Provinces): Nw,Cb,C,S,W
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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Dioscorea alata
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Dioscorea alata
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Dioscorea alata
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Dioscorea alata
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Dioscorea alata
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Dioscorea alata
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Dioscorea alata
iNaturalist: Dioscorea alata
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Dioscorea alata
JSTOR Plant Science: Dioscorea alata
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Dioscorea alata
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Dioscorea alata
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Dioscorea alata
Plants of the World Online: Dioscorea alata
Tropicos: Dioscorea alata
Wikipedia: Dioscorea alata


Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-22

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2022). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Dioscorea alata.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=212160, retrieved 28 January 2022

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