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Dioscorea villosa

Family:Dioscoreaceae
Species:Dioscorea villosa L.
Common Name:wild yam
Habitat:Alluvial thickets and rich low forests.
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Vine
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Native, FACU (NWI), FAC+ (NWI), S5 (State Rank), G4G5 (Global Rank), CoC: 6
References:**

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

SupraordinalMonocots
Order Dioscoreales
FamilyDioscoreaceae
Genus Dioscorea
Species Dioscorea villosa L. - wild yam

Citation

Citation Dioscorea villosa L.
Basionym: **
Type: **

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Bronx  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Dioscorea villosa
   
Bronx1965 BKL – BKL00055455
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1994 BKL – BKL00055444
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1902 BKL – BKL00055450
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1965 BKL – BKL00055447
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1994 BKL – BKL00055446
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1935 BKL – BKL00055456
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Cattaraugus  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Dioscorea villosa
   
Chautauqua  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Dioscorea villosa
   
Chemung  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Dioscorea villosa
   
Chemung1991 BH
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
Werier (2017) voucher!; R. Dirig 2939 3/6/2018 - David Werier
Dutchess1995 BKL – BKL00006999
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Dutchess1989 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Dioscorea villosa
   
Dutchess  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Dioscorea villosa
   
Erie  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Dioscorea villosa
   
Kings1914 BKL – BKL00055475
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1890 BKL – BKL00055460
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1898 BKL – BKL00055467
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings  BKL – BKL00055461
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau  BKL – BKL00055443
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1896 BKL – BKL00055457
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1890 BKL – BKL00055458
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1993 OBPF – Log_num: 6557
Herbarium Name Used: none Dioscorea villosa
   
Nassau  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Dioscorea villosa
   
Nassau1943 OBPF – Log_num: 11194
Herbarium Name Used: none Dioscorea villosa
   
Nassau1939 OBPF – Log_num: 9213
Herbarium Name Used: none Dioscorea villosa
   
Niagara  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Dioscorea villosa
   
Orange1907 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Dioscorea villosa
   
Orange1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Dioscorea villosa
   
Orange  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Dioscorea villosa
   
Orange  NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Dioscorea villosa
   
Orange2005 BKL – BKL00051744
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1990 BKL – BKL00032793
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange2001 BKL – BKL00019431
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange2001 BKL – BKL00019720
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1864 BKL – BKL00055474
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1889 BKL – BKL00055471
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1896 BKL – BKL00055469
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1901 BKL – BKL00055468
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1864 BKL – BKL00055473
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1889 BKL – BKL00055470
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens2008 BKL – BKL00090484
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1909 BKL – BKL00055464
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1885 BKL – BKL00055442
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Dioscorea villosa
   
Richmond  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Dioscorea villosa
   
Richmond1989 BKL – BKL00055445
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1923 BKL – BKL00055448
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1889 BKL – BKL00055452
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1913 BKL – BKL00055472
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1864 BKL – BKL00055451
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1886 BKL – BKL00055454
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Dioscorea villosa
   
Suffolk1992 OBPF – Log_num: 6853
Herbarium Name Used: none Dioscorea villosa
   
Suffolk1991 OBPF – Log_num: 7019
Herbarium Name Used: none Dioscorea villosa
   
Suffolk  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Dioscorea villosa
   
Suffolk1941 BKL – BKL00055441
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1871 BKL – BKL00055465
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1873 BKL – BKL00055462
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1941 BKL – BKL00055459
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2010 BKL – BKL00098462
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1886 BKL – BKL00055463
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1914 BKL – BKL00055466
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Tioga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Dioscorea villosa
   
Ulster  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Dioscorea villosa
   
Ulster1990 BKL – BKL00055449
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester  BKL – BKL00055453
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1994 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Dioscorea villosa
   
Westchester1994 BKL – BKL00032794
Herbarium Name Used: Dioscorea villosa
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymTypeNotes
Dioscorea glauca Dioscorea glauca Muhl. ex Beck   
Dioscorea quaternata Dioscorea quaternata J.F. Gmel.