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16 December 2008 Dioscorea Bulbifera var. Albotuberosa (Dioscoreaceae), A New Variety from Yunnan, China
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A study of the diversity of Dioscorea bulbifera L. (Dioscoreaceae) in China has revealed a distinctive new variety from Yunnan Province, China. Dioscorea bulbifera var. albotuberosa Y. F. Zhou, Z. L. Xu & Y. Y. Hang differs from D. bulbifera by its tubers white in transverse section, bulblets verruculose, and leaf texture membranaceous, papery, and crispy when dry.

Zhou Yifeng, Xu Zenglai, Hang Yueyu, and Ding Zhizun "Dioscorea Bulbifera var. Albotuberosa (Dioscoreaceae), A New Variety from Yunnan, China," Novon: A Journal for Botanical Nomenclature 18(4), 555-557, (16 December 2008). https://doi.org/10.3417/2006059
Published: 16 December 2008
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