Dioscorea laurifolia Wall. ex Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 6: 293 (1892) (syn: Dioscorea laurifolia var. hookeri R.Knuth);
Peninsula Thailand to Malaya, Borneo: Borneo, Malaya, Thailand, Vietnam as per POWO;
Assam as per publication

Dioscorea for identification-12: 3 very high res. images.

Help me identify this Dioscorea member
Photographed in Behali Reserve Forest, Assam on 21 ‎April ‎2019.

The forest type is Semi Evergreen.

Dioscorea laurifolia Wall. ex Hook.f. !

Yes, a very good id. I agree as per FlickerpublicationPOWO

I too agree on this.




POWO  Catalogue of Life  Flicker
Dioscorea laurifolia Wall. ex Hook. f. -A new distributional record for Assam, India– Nijara Goswami, S.K. Borthakur and D. K. Hore- Asian Journal of Conservation Biology, July 2014. Vol. 3 No. 1, pp. 8889