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Non-scientific name:

potato yam

1 Accepted name(s) for "potato yam":

Accepted name
Dioscorea bulbifera L.

4 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.
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000) Dioscorea bulbifera L. Dioscorea bulbifera L. Dioscorea bulbifera L. dried rhizome
Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002) Dioscorea bulbifera Linnaeus Dioscorea bulbifera L. Dioscorea bulbifera L.
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999) Dioscorea bulbifera L. Dioscorea bulbifera L. Dioscorea bulbifera L.

35 Non-scientific name(s) associated with "potato yam":

Non-scientific names: Class of name: Medicinal sources:
aerial yam Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
air potato Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
air-potato Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
ban tarul Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
bengo nari Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
bhyakur Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
bitter yam Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
brotwurzel Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
buk Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
cheeky yam Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
ghar tyaur Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
githa Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
hisaki Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
hoei-oepas Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
hoi Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
huang yao zi Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
igname bulbifère Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
inhame Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
kamfo Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
kanthamul Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
khashyo Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
khe Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
kisi Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
kukur tarul Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
papa voladora Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
pas Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
phor Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
potatisjams Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
pousse en l'air Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
sakkisak Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
tarul Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
teme Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
varahi Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
yamswurzel Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
ñame de gunda Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)