- Also occurs in China, India to Malaya and Polynesia. Country: Pharmacists also advise patients not to drink alcohol with medicines as … D. esculenta . The protein content and quality of roots and tubers are lower than other food staples. Burkill) is known by Madhvaluka or Munjaatha. It is indigenous to Southeast Asia and is also the third-most commonly grown species there, even though it is grown hardly any in other parts of the world. Burkill. ... Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Name Synonyms Dioscorea aculeata L. Dioscorea aculeata Roxb. Burkill is known by the common name Mami in Tok pisin. Burkill (1917) Preferred Common Name. Generate a print friendly version containing only the sections you need. tiliaefolia (Kunth) Fosberg & Sachet : Common Name(s): lesser yam [English] Taxonomic Status: Current Standing: accepted Data Quality Indicators: Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met used in variety of desserts and as flavouring. Identified as poisonous, by the United States Department of Agriculture. UKT: Comparing the use of the two names D. aculeata and D. esculenta shows that the second name is more used. The tubers are cooked ? Burkill Common names Asiatic yam in English Chinese yam in English batata de China in Spanish chinesischer Yam in German gan shu in language. Typically indegenous in the Southeast Asia and generally consumed as a boiled vegetable. Habitats: Found in an apparently wild situation in valleys and on the slopes of hills in China[147]. Dioscorea esculenta var. Straits Settlem. English Name. Its tubers are usually bright lavender in colour. A guide to mainstreaming biodiversity into policies and programmes. Dioscorea aculeata L. Dioscorea fasciculata Roxb. Củ sắn dây (kudzu) và củ từ luộc.JPG 4,320 × 3,240; 1.14 MB Introduced in peninsular India, China (including Taiwan), West Africa, Madagascar, Caribbean. Burkill (Dioscoreaceae) Vernacular name: man musua, man chuak. Only the knife knows the heart of a pineapple. Scientific name Scientific name (unprocessed) Subspecies Species Genus Family Order Class Phylum Kingdom Identified to rank Name match metric Lifeform Common name (processed) Species subgroups Species interaction Scientific name (unprocessed) Subspecies Species Line drawing of the leaves, flowers, seeds and root Asiatic yam; Other Scientific Names. forests at low altitudes in Bataan Islands, in Cagayan, Benguet, La Union, Pangasinan in Luzon, and in Semirara. Preferred name: Dioscorea esculenta. In Sanskrit, Mami (Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Reproduced from the series 'Plant Resources of South-East Asia', by kind permission of the PROSEA Foundation, Bogor, Indonesia. It can be toxic if eaten raw. Burkill (1917). The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 240117) with original publication details: Gard. It is perennial, fast growing, and climbing plant that grows up to 15 m long. Leucopholis coneophora (coconut white grub). Dioscorea esculenta Synonyms: Common Name(s): Asiatic yam Family: Dioscoreaceae Growth Habit: Perennial Invasiveness: Growing Days: 200 to 365 (days) Temperature: Launch of the International Year of Fruits and Vegetables 2021, 13th Global Forum for Food and Agriculture. Dioscorea esculenta. Bull. Ci Shu Yu, You Ci Gan Shu. Accessed: 08-Apr-12. Preferred Scientific Name. esculenta (Lour.) Dioscorea papillaris Blanco. Burkill : Dioscorea esculenta var. D. esculenta: 1, male flowering shoot; 2, cluster of tubers. Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) The Plants Database includes the following 2 subspecies of Dioscorea esculenta . Leaf spots, circular or irregular, up to 10 mm diameter, tan or grey, merging, with a dark brown or black border (Photos 1-3). Himalayas, Bangladesh, northeast India, Indochina, Malesia New Guinea. Accessed: 08-Apr-12. The Biodiversity for Food and Nutrition Project is a multi-country, multi-partner initiative led by Brazil, Kenya, Sri Lanka and Turkey and funded by the Global Environment Facility, the world’s largest public funder of international environmental projects. Common Name: Chinese Yam: Family: Dioscoreaceae: USDA hardiness: 4-11: Known Hazards: Edible species of Dioscorea have opposite leaves whilst poisonous species have alternate leaves[174]. Line drawing of the leaves, flowers, seeds and root Photograph by: Flora of China Illustrations vol. Range Dioscorea esculenta in the Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN), U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service. The Australasian Virtual Herbarium (AVH) is an online resource that provides immediate access to the wealth of plant specimen information held by Australian herbaria. Dioscorea Esculenta. Vernacular names [ edit ] The kulala has white to yellow flesh tubers that is smaller tuber size compared to other Dioscorea spp. Click below on a thumbnail map or name for subspecies profiles. Chinese yam (D. polystachya), also known as cinnamon vine, is widely cultivated in East Asia. See below Description. Leaves and tubers eaten. Dioscorea. spinosa (Prain) Roxb. To find out what Mami is called in English, click here. Dioscorea Esculenta. Prefers sunny slopes in the wild[254]. These are perennial herbaceous vines cultivated for the consumption of their starchy tubers in Africa, … Symptoms & Life Cycle. tiliaefolia (Kunth) Fosberg & Sachet: Dioscorea rhipogonoides Oliv. Burkill) is known by Asiatic yam, Asiatic yam, Chinese yam, or Lesser yam. Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Yams, including Dioscora alata, Dioscorea bulbifera, Dioscorea esculenta, Dioscorea fasciculata, Dioscorea pentaphyla, and Dioscorea villosa. Burkill is known by the common name Mami in Tok pisin. P. Clifton, J. Keogh, in Encyclopedia of Food and Health, 2016. … Notes. © Copyright 2020 CAB International. Chinese yam (Dioscorea esculenta) IMPORTANT INFORMATION : This datasheet is pending revision and updating; its contents are currently derived from FAO's Animal Feed Resources Information System (1991-2002) and from Bo Göhl's Tropical Feeds (1976-1982). Customise filters (scroll to see full list) Taxon. English: Chinese yam; lesser yam; Spanish: name asiatico; name papa Yam is the common name for some plant species in the genus Dioscorea (family Dioscoreaceae) that form edible tubers and are cultivated in Africa, Asia, Latin America, the Caribbean, and Oceania.. Burkill is an accepted name This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Dioscorea (family Dioscoreaceae). As a result I have moved all data under D. aculeata to D. esculenta . Marriage is a little bit like buying melons, you need a little luck. 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