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Plant Details

Accepted name: 
Dioscorea alata L. [Dioscoreaceae]
Source of taxonomy and confidence: 
World Checklist ( Three stars out of three )
Information about this plant: 
Non-scientific name: Class of name: Medicinal source:
alukam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
aranpiracatanam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cevvalli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cevvalli-k-koti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cevvallikkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ceyvallikkilanku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
chev-vallik-kodi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
chinem Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
chipari-aalu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
chipri-alu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
chupri alu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
civappuvalli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
daeshavaali pendalam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dandaanu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dandalu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dappa genasu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
deshavalipendalamu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dukka pendalam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
gadimidondapendalam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
gadimidondapendalamu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
gadinidonda pendalamu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
geflügelter yam Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
goradu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
grande igname Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
greater yam Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
guna pendalamu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
gunapendalam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
gunapendalamu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
guyana arrow-root Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
guyana arrowroot Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
hennu genasu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
igname ailée Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
igname de chine Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
inhame Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
irattavalli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
iyamkilanku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kaccil Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kacil Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kada kanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kada-kanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kalekavannam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kandaka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kappa-kavali Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kappan kaccil Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kasthaluka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
katsjikelengu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
katsjil-kelengu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kavathu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kavattu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kavili-gadda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kayavalli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kayvalli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
khamalu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
khanphal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kirachi kanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kiri kodol Other Ayurvedic Med. Pl. of Sri Lanka (Samarasuriya et al., 2020)
mudigenasu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mullu valli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mullu valli kilangu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mullu-valli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
naarathega Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nelavupandalum Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
niluvapendalamu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
niluvu pendalam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
niluvupendalam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
noorele genasu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nurele genasu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
palakucantanam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pendalam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pendalamu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
perum-valli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
perumvallikilanku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
peruvallikkilannu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
peruvallikkizhannu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pinda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pindaalu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pindaka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pindalu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pindaluh Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
piravannam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pitavannam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pitavarnam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pittapanturu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pottukkarivalli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
purple yam Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
putuccerivalli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
putuccerivallikkilanku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
raktalu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
raktaluka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ratalu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
sewalli kodi Other Demand & Supply of Med. Pl. in India (Ved et al., 2008)
shigenasu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
siru-valli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
siruvalli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
storjams Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
tabena Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
tambulaparnakanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
taurikavalli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ten-months yam Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
thoona genasu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
thunagenasu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tiritiyavallikkilanku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tiriyam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tirttamati Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
true asiatic yam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tuna genasu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tuna-genasu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tunakereng Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
utukkaikkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
valli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
varahakanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vettilai-valli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
visha kanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
wasser yamswurzel Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
water yam Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
white yam Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
winged yam Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
yadduthoka dumpa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
yam Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
ñame blanco Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
ñame de agua Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
කිරි කොඩොල් Other Ayurvedic Med. Pl. of Sri Lanka (Samarasuriya et al., 2020)