1. Family: Dioscoreaceae R.Br.
    1. Genus: Dioscorea Plum. ex L.
      1. Dioscorea caucasica Lipsky

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Transcaucasus.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Transcaucasus

    Dioscorea caucasica Lipsky appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Identified Reference Herbarium Specimen Type Status
    Voronoff [185], Caucasus K000098106 Unknown type material
    s.coll [s.n.] K001141154
    Alboff, N. [245] K001141155
    Alboff, N. [s.n.], Georgia K001141156
    s.coll [s.n.] K001141157
    s.coll [s.n.] K001141158
    Burkill, I.H. [s.n.], United Kingdom K001141159
    s.coll [190] K001141160
    Grossheim, A.A. [377] K001141161
    s.coll [s.n.] K001141162
    s.coll [s.n.] K001141163
    s.coll [121:94 [?]], Russian Federation K001150781
    s.coll [117.94 [?]] K001150782

    First published in Zap. Kievsk. Obshch. Estestvoisp. 1893: 143 (1893)

    Accepted by

    • 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.
    • Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) (2006). Conspectus Florae Caucasi 2: 1-466. Editio Universitatis Petropolitanae.
    • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) (2006). Conspectus Florae Caucasi 2: 1-466. Editio Universitatis Petropolitanae.

    Sources

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    [A] © 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 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    [B] © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0