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Plant Details

Accepted name: 
Dioscorea villosa 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:
adavi dumpa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
atagatige Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cedubaddudumpa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
chedubaddudumpa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
china root Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
chinaroot Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
colic Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
colic root Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
colicroot Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
devil s-bones Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dioscorea Other Dizionario Delle Erbe Med. (Suozzi, 1995)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
dioscorea villosa Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
gaithi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
goradu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
heggenasu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
igname sauvage Other Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
ilavali Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
iyamkilanku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kadu-kand Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
karu kanda Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kattuc cirakavalli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kattukaccil Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kattunaruvalli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kattuvalli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kotikkal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kotikkalvalli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
läkejams Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
malakadayapendalamu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mataru Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mukkizhannu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
north american wild yam Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
pannu kilangu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
peruvalli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
peruvallikkilannu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
peruvallikkizhannu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
racines de colique Other Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
ratalu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
rheumatism Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
rheumatism root Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
sasibuddadumpa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ulakkaivalli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
varahi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
wild yam Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
Native American Ethnobotany (Moerman, 1998)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
WHODrug Herbal Substances (WHO-UMC, 2019)
wilde yamswurzel Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
yam, wild Other Encyclopedia of Herb. Medicine (Bartram, 1995)
World Economic Plants (Wiersema et al., 2013)
yamicukilanku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
yamicukkilanku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
yamswurzel Other WHODrug Herbal Substances (WHO-UMC, 2019)
yamswurzel, wild Other Timber Press Plant Names (Erhardt et al., 2009)
zottige yamswurzel Other Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
ñame Other World Economic Plants (Wiersema et al., 2013)