Dioscorea asteriscus Burkill

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Records of this taxon from all countries are shown in the table below. Cases where the taxon is native, naturalised, possibly planted or definitely planted are all listed.

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Record number No of images Record date Recorder(s) Coll. Det. Conf. Herbaria Habitat Location Loc code(s) Outing code Planted code Country QDS Grid ref. FZ Div Alt. (m) Notes Lat Long Loc Acc Code
90635613 Apr 2017BT Wursten
IAI Nuvunga
BT Wursten
BT Wursten


By termite mound in iall miombo woodland Swanepoel Concession, Cheringoma 198
0Mozambique1835C1 MS222Flowers pedicellate, pointing outward with tepals spreading reflexed.-18.60567035.0940707
93756003 Dec 1990GL Maggs
GL Maggs
GL Maggs

Caprivi: West Caprivi. Kwando Camp ('Doppies'): on dune abutting onto flood-plain.0Namibia (Caprivi Strip)1723C4 0Notes: Twiner in undergrowth. Leaves cordiform, thin, glabrous. Sterile material - ethnobotanical voucher specimen. Dinga (Kwe) = tuber eaten once bark is removed.-17.87500023.3750005
95140001 Nov 1982O Köhler
O Köhler
JWH Giess

Okavango, Rundu District: Andara.0Namibia (Caprivi Strip)1821A2 0-18.12500021.3750002

Total records found: 3

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-22

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2022). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Records of: Dioscorea asteriscus.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species-display.php?species_id=115360, retrieved 5 October 2022

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