Dioscorea cotinifolia Kunth

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Mozambique distribution: M
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Insects associated with this species: Tagiades flesus (Larval foodplant)
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Wilkin, P. (2009). Dioscoreaceae Flora Zambesiaca 12(2) Pages 122 - 123.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Dioscorea cotinifolia
African Plant Database: Dioscorea cotinifolia
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Dioscorea cotinifolia
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Dioscorea cotinifolia
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Dioscorea cotinifolia
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Dioscorea cotinifolia
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Dioscorea cotinifolia
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Dioscorea cotinifolia
iNaturalist: Dioscorea cotinifolia
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Dioscorea cotinifolia
JSTOR Plant Science: Dioscorea cotinifolia
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Dioscorea cotinifolia
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Dioscorea cotinifolia
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Dioscorea cotinifolia
Plants of the World Online: Dioscorea cotinifolia
Tropicos: Dioscorea cotinifolia
Wikipedia: Dioscorea cotinifolia

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: Dioscorea cotinifolia.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=179690, retrieved 25 June 2022

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