The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Dioscorea buchananii undatiloba (Baker) Wilkin, 2015

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1921

 

Distribution

Limpopo and KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Baker, J. G. (1889). New petaloid monocotyledons from Cape Colony. Journal of Botany 27: 1-4.

 

Wilkin, Paul and Muasya, A. Muthama. (2015). Clarifying the Dioscorea buchananii Benth. species complex: a new potentially extinct subspecies for South Africa. PhytoKeys 48: 51-72.

 

Other references:

https://vanishingflora.proboards.com/thread/3383/dioscorea-buchananii-undatiloba

 

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