Dioscoreaceae (Yam Family)

The Dioscoreaceae is commonly known as the Yam Family. The Dioscoreaceae is a family from Dioscoreales Order, splits from Liliopsida Class. It is a family among about 406 families in Magnoliophyta or Flowering Plants Division. The family consists of 6 genera and about 650 species.

Genera in Dioscoreaceae:
  • Dioscorea
  • Rajania
  • Tacca
  • Epipetrum
  • Stenomeris
  • Trichopus


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Tacca chantrieri Tacca integrifolia