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Non-scientific name:

bitter yam

2 Accepted name(s) for "bitter yam":

3 Medicinal source(s) include this non-scientific name:

Medicinal sources: Scientific names as used in medicinal source: MPNS matched scientific names: Accepted name: Trade forms: Plant parts:
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016) Dioscorea bulbifera L. Dioscorea bulbifera L. Dioscorea bulbifera L.
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999) Dioscorea bulbifera L. Dioscorea bulbifera L. Dioscorea bulbifera L.
Med. Pl. Trop. W. Africa II (Oliver-Bever, 1983) Dioscorea dumetorum (Kunth) Pax Dioscorea dumetorum (Kunth) Pax Dioscorea dumetorum (Kunth) Pax