Dioscorea preussii Pax
subsp. hylophila (Harms) Wilkin

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Status: Native
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Malawi distribution: C,S
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Milne-Redhead, E. (1975). Dioscoreaceae Flora of Tropical East Africa Pages 20 - 21. as Dioscorea hylophila

Wilkin, P. (2009). Dioscoreaceae Flora Zambesiaca 12(2) Page 130.

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Flora of Mozambique: Dioscorea preussii subsp. hylophila
Flora of Zambia: Dioscorea preussii subsp. hylophila

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Dioscorea preussii
African Plant Database: Dioscorea preussii
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Dioscorea preussii
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Dioscorea preussii
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Dioscorea preussii
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iNaturalist: Dioscorea preussii
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Dioscorea preussii
JSTOR Plant Science: Dioscorea preussii
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Dioscorea preussii
Plants of the World Online: Dioscorea preussii
Tropicos: Dioscorea preussii
Wikipedia: Dioscorea preussii

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Malawi: Species information: Dioscorea preussii subsp. hylophila.
https://www.malawiflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=180090, retrieved 18 April 2024

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