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Accepted name: 
Dioscorea oppositifolia 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:
adavidumpathige Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
adavidumpatige Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
adaviyatagathige Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
adaviyatagatige Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
adividumpatheega Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
adiviyatagatige Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
aenna soora Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
alakamatitakkilanku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
alakamatitam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
amlardraka Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
aretega Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
aretegalu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
arethegalu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
aretige Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
arithige Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
athyaga Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
atyaga Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
avatengategge Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
avatengatige Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
avathengathige Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
bellaraai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
bellarai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
bellare Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
bellaroy Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cencudumpa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
chaikan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
chenchudampa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
chenchudumpa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
chinese potato Other Medicinal Plants in China (WHO, 1997)
chinese yam Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Medicinal Plants in China (WHO, 1997)
Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
chinese yam rhizome Other Illus. Chinese Materia Medica (Wu, 2005)
choratogu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cinnamon vine Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
common yam Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
common yam rhizome Other Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
dioscoreae rhizoma Pharmaceutical Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2015)
Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
ennasara Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ganuga Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
gilandru Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
hakki genasu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
herithala Other Ayurvedic Med. Plants of Sri Lanka (2016)
hiritala Other Ayurvedic Med. Pl. of Sri Lanka (Samarasuriya et al., 2020)
imsara Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
inaasara Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
inasara Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
japanese mountain yam Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
kaadu genasu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kachil Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kanta-alu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
karanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
karrapendalamu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kavala-kodi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kavalai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kavalam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kavalu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kayvallikkilanku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
korean yam Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
mar-paspoli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
maruvalli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
maruvallikkilanku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
naarabadlu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nagaimo Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
nagargyansur Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
neerabatte Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
neerbatte Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nirballe Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nirbatte Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nirbatti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
o Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
paspoli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
passpoli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
rhizoma dioscoreae Pharmaceutical Illus. Chinese Materia Medica (Wu, 2005)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
sarpahya Other Demand & Supply of Med. Pl. in India (Ved et al., 2008)
sarpakhya Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
shan yao Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Illus. Chinese Materia Medica (Wu, 2005)
TCM Plants for Syst. Bio. Evaluation (Eisenberg et al, 2011)
Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
shan yao teng Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
shanyao Other Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2015)
Trad. Med. in Dali Prefecture, SW China. (Zhang et al., 2014)
shu ping Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
shuyu Other Med. Pls. Used by Maonan People in China. (Hong et l., 2015)
shānyào Other Medicinal Plants in China (WHO, 1997)
tabinere Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
taveneve Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tella gadda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
thaabi nere Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
thabinera Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
thavai-kachchu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tsuntsugadda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
varivalli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
varivallikkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
venil valli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
verrilaivalli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
verrilaivallikkilankukkoti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
verrolaivalli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vettilaivalli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
yam Other Medicinal Plants in China (WHO, 1997)
yamaimo Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
yella gadda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
හිරිතල Other Ayurvedic Med. Pl. of Sri Lanka (Samarasuriya et al., 2020)
山药 Other Medicinal Plants in China (WHO, 1997)
TCM Plants for Syst. Bio. Evaluation (Eisenberg et al, 2011)
Trad. Med. in Dali Prefecture, SW China. (Zhang et al., 2014)
山薬 Other Medicinal Plants in China (WHO, 1997)
山藥 Other Medicinal Plants in China (WHO, 1997)
Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
薯蓣 Other Consv. of Endangered Med. Pl. in Arid Desert Region (Lang et al., 2017)
Med. Pls. Used by Maonan People in China. (Hong et l., 2015)
薯蕷 Other Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)