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Accepted name: 
Dioscorea bulbifera 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:
acom Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
aerial yam Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Medicinal Plants in China (WHO, 1997)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
air potato Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Medicinal Plants in China (WHO, 1997)
Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
air yam Other Ayurvedic Med. Pl. of Sri Lanka (Samarasuriya et al., 2020)
air-potato Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
amrita Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
angin Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
badarakachha Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
balya Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ban tarul Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
barahi kanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
bengo nari Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
bhirvolikanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
bhyakur Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
bilvamula Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
bitter yam Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
brahmaputri Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
brahmikanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
brotwurzel Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
buk Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
bulb bearing yam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
bulb-bearing yam Other Medicinal Plants in China (WHO, 1997)
charmakaraluka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
chedupaddudumpa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cheeky yam Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
diha Other Med. Pl. Indian Ocean Ils. (Gurib-Fakim et al., 2004)
dukarakanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dukarkanda Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
dukarkkanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dukkarkanda Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
engin Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
gainthi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
gaithi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ganthi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
gathalu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
genth Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
genthi Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
gethi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ghar tyaur Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
ghrishti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
githa Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
gonti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
grsti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
hansi gedde Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
heggenasu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
heggenusu Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
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)
huangdu Other Med. Pls. Used by Maonan People in China. (Hong et al., 2015)
huángyàozǐ Other Medicinal Plants in China (WHO, 1997)
igname bulbifère Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
inhame Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
kadoo karaandaa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kadu kand Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kadu-kamdo Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kadu-karanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kai vallikkodi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kaikaraande Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kaimoode gedde Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kaivalli kodi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kamfo Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
kand Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kandaka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kanima kanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kanthamul Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
kanya Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
karamdo Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
karawakand Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
karu-karinda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
karukanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kattuccirakavalli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kattuk kayvalli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kattukaccil Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kattukachil Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kattukkilangu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kattuvalli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
katu-katsjil Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
katu-kelengu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
katukatsjil Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kaumari Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kaya pendazam Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
kayapendalam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kayapendalamu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kayvalli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kayvalli-koti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
khashyo Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
khe Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
khildri Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kisi Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
konaphala Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
konfa goradu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
krodakanya Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
krodi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kukarkand Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kukur tarul Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
kunta genasu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kunta genusu Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
kuntagenasu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kushthanashaka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
madhaveshtagrishtika Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
magadhi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mahaushadha Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mahavirya Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
malaakaakaayapendalamu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
malakakayapendalam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
malakakayapendalamu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
metealu Other Ethnobot. of the Pangkhua Community in Bangladesh (Faruque, 2019)
mibaelikand Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
modi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nakava Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
naregyansu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ofika Other Med. Pl. Indian Ocean Ils. (Gurib-Fakim et al., 2004)
otaheite potato Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
otaheite yam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
oviala Other Med. Pl. Indian Ocean Ils. (Gurib-Fakim et al., 2004)
pannukilangu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
panu kodol Other Ayurvedic Med. Pl. of Sri Lanka (Samarasuriya et al., 2020)
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)
potato yam Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
pousse en l'air Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
ram bara Other Ethnobot. of the Pangkhua Community in Bangladesh (Faruque, 2019)
ratalu Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
rudrakshapendalam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
rudrakshapendalamugu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
sakkisak Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
saukari Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
shambarakanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
shukari Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
su ka ri Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
sukandaka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tarul Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
teme Other Plants and People of Nepal (Manandhar, 2002)
trinetra Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
udala Other Ayurvedic Med. Pl. of Sri Lanka (Samarasuriya et al., 2020)
vallikilangu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
van gainthi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vanavasi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vangenthi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
varaahi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
varahi Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Demand & Supply of Med. Pl. in India (Ved et al., 2008)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
varahi kand Other Demand & Supply of Med. Pl. in India (Ved et al., 2008)
varahi kanda Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
varahikanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
verrilai valli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vishvaksenapriya Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vridhida Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vyadhihanta Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vārāhi (rhizome) Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
vārāhikaṇda Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
yamswurzel Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
zamin-kand Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
zaminekand Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
zaminekanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
zaminkand Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ñame de gunda Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
උඩල Other Ayurvedic Med. Pl. of Sri Lanka (Samarasuriya et al., 2020)
පණු කොඩොල් Other Ayurvedic Med. Pl. of Sri Lanka (Samarasuriya et al., 2020)
黃藥子 Other Medicinal Plants in China (WHO, 1997)
黄独 Other Med. Pls. Used by Maonan People in China. (Hong et al., 2015)
黄药子 Other Medicinal Plants in China (WHO, 1997)
黄薬子 Other Medicinal Plants in China (WHO, 1997)