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As classified in WFO snapshot

September 2021

latest classification for this taxon

Order

Dioscoreales Mart.

This order name was first published in Consp. Regn. Veg. 9. 1835. (Sep=Oct 1835)

At the time of this classification snapshot, this order name was accepted by WFO. Its description and most recent preferred usage can be found on World Flora Online, id: wfo-9000000177.

Families in Dioscoreales (3)

Name Author Protologue Nomenclator WFO link
Burmanniaceae Blume Enum. Pl. Javae 27. 1827. (Oct-Dec 1827) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-7000000091
Dioscoreaceae R.Br. Prodr. 294. 1810. (27 Mar 1810) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-7000000192
The editorial status of this taxon is Synonym Taccaceae Dumort. Anal. Fam. Pl. 57, 58. 1829 Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-7000000706
Nartheciaceae Fr. ex Bjurzon Skand. Vaxtfam. 64. 1846. Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-7000000406