Dioscorea bulbifera (L.) L.

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Dioscorea bulbifera

Photo: Jos Stevens
Ferme Randu, southwest Katanga Province, DRC

Dioscorea bulbifera

Photo: Jos Stevens
Ferme Randu, southwest Katanga Province, DRC

Dioscorea bulbifera

Photo: Jos Stevens
Ferme Randu, southwest Katanga Province, DRC

Dioscorea bulbifera

Photo: Jos Stevens
Ferme Randu, southwest Katanga Province, DRC

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Zimbabwe distribution: N,E
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Literature:

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 90.

Milne-Redhead, E. (1975). Dioscoreaceae Flora of Tropical East Africa Pages 9 - 10.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 79.

White, F., Dowsett-Lemaire, F. & Chapman, J.D. (2001). Evergreen forest flora of Malawi Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Page 96. (Includes a picture).

Wilkin, P. (2009). Dioscoreaceae Flora Zambesiaca 12(2) Pages 119 - 120.


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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Dioscorea bulbifera
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The Plant List (version 1.1): Dioscorea bulbifera
Tropicos: Dioscorea bulbifera


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-17

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2017). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Dioscorea bulbifera.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=115380, retrieved 21 September 2017

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