Dioscorea brownii Schinz
  • Mém. Herb. Boissier


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Dioscorea brownii Schinz. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000389366. Accessed on: 03 Apr 2020'

Morphology

Folia alterna; lamina glabra, elongato-lanceolata, basi rotundata vel ad petioli insertionem parum cuneata, apice sensim acuminata, ± apiculata apiculo usque 3 mm longo, ±7 cm longa et ±13 mm lata, 7-nervata, nervis extremis basi furcatis; petiolus usque 1 cm longus. Racemi simplices, axillares, 4-6 cm longi, numerosi, peduneulati, Flores subsolitarii vel fasciculati, fasciculis 1-3-floris non raro stipitatis (l-5 mm). Pedicelli 0-4 mm longi. Perianthium infundibuliforme; segmenta ± elougata, crassiuscula, fusco-rubra, apice pallide luteo-fusca, glabra, obtusiuscula, 2-3 mm longa. Stamina 6, perianthio breviora, satis magna. Antherae minutae.

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    Distribution

    Ost-Griqualand; Zuurherg, am Rande der Bergwalder.

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      Bibliography

    • 1 Knuth, RGP. 1924. Dioscoreaceae. Pflanzenr. (Engler) 87(4): 1 - 377. Verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann, Leipzig.
    • 2 Mém. Herb. Boissier

     Information From

    Dioscoreaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
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    e-Flora of South Africa
    e-Flora of South Africa. v1.21. 2018. South African National Biodiversity Institute. http://ipt.sanbi.org.za/iptsanbi/resource?r=flora_descriptions&v=1.21
    • B All Rights Reserved
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    International Union for Conservation of Nature v.3
    https://www.iucnredlist.org/
    IUCN 2019. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2019-1.
    • D See IUCN Terms and conditions of use http://www.iucnredlist.org/info/terms-of-use
    International Union for Conservation of Nature
    https://www.iucn.org/
    IUCN 2016. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2016-2
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