Selected Herbarium Specimen Details (17) Download

Family Name:Dioscoreaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Dioscorea alata L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Charlotte Co.: East side of dirt road located between the Countryman Waterway and Edgewater Drive, NW of Alligator Bay (NE of the confluence of the Peace and Myakka Rivers). T40S, R22E, Sec. 29.
Habitat:Roadside s being used as dumping sites and probably introduced with yard or garden refuse.
Reproductive State:Immature Fruit
Collector:A.G. Shuey 2521
Date:06 Nov 1981
Accession No:167126
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Family Name:Dioscoreaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Dioscorea alata L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Miami-Dade Co.: Southewst 137 Avenue and SW 168 Street, W edge of Richmond Field. T55S, R39E, Sec. 35.
Description:Twining vine, climbing to tree tops; a few aerial tubers seen hanging from stems. 
Habitat:In pineland which has been invaded by many exotics.
Collector:G. N. Avery 1524
Date:06 Nov 1974
Accession No:117871
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Family Name:Dioscoreaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Dioscorea alata L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Levy Co.: Gulf Hammock. 0.1 mi. W of US 19 on a small road. T14S, R16E, Sec. 21, SW¼.
Description:Common large vine, climbing to tree tops. 
Habitat:Roadside shrubs and weeds.
Collector:B. F. Hansen 6027
  with D. Richardson
Date:11 Jul 1979
Accession No:140024
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Family Name:Dioscoreaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Dioscorea alata L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: "English Creek", a 100 acre parcel at the corner of Old Mulberry Road and English Road; 0.5 mi. W of County Line Road and ca. 2 mi. N of FL 60. T29S, R22E, Sec. 24, NW¼ of NE¼.
Reproductive State:Fertile
Collector:S. Dickman s.n.
Date:03 Oct 2006
Accession No:242966
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Family Name:Dioscoreaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Dioscorea alata L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lee Co.: Sanibel Island. J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge. Indian Mound Trail, NW end of Refuge property; ca. 2 mi. ESE of Wulfert (Blind Pass). T46S, R22E, Sec. 7, SW¼.
Description:Persistent from cultivation. 
Habitat:Coastal hammock and shell mound, grading into mangroves.
Collector:B. F. Hansen 5703
  with J. Hansen
Date:17 Jun 1979
Accession No:139293
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Family Name:Dioscoreaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Dioscorea alata L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Safety Harbor. Philippe Park.
Reproductive State:Fertile
Collector:K. Roberts s.n.
Date:30 Dec 2003
Accession No:236544
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Family Name:Dioscoreaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Dioscorea alata L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Palm Beach Co.: Jupiter. Ca. 1 mi. S of the intersection of Radio Road and Tony Penna Drive, Paseos Subdivision. T41S, R42E, Sec. 13.
Collector:R. Miller s.n.
Date:09 Oct 2002
Accession No:233348
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Family Name:Dioscoreaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Dioscorea alata L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Broward Co.: Long Key Natural Area. Davie. T50S, R40E, Sec. 23, 26.
Habitat:Hardwood hammock.
Collector:P. L. Howell 152
Date:24 Jul 2000
Accession No:226570
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Family Name:Dioscoreaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Dioscorea alata L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Miami-Dade Co.: South Miami. Off US 1. Vicinity [of] Sunset Drive.
Habitat:Remnants of original pinelands, introduced cultigens [sic: cultivars].
Reproductive State:Fertile
Collector:O. K. Lakela 31948
Date:27 Oct 1969
Accession No:88030
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Family Name:Dioscoreaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Dioscorea alata L. - Determined By: J. M. Kunzer, 23 Feb 2009
Determination History: Xanthosoma sagittifolium (L.) Schott
Locality:USA. Florida. Santa Rosa Co.: Boardwalk to shore of Pensacola Bay, Bay Cliffs Preserve, Gulf Breeze. 30º 21’ 56” N 87º 9’ 44” W
Habitat:Tidal marsh, with Sapium sebiferum, Acer rubrum, Solanum sisymbriifolium, and Sesbania drummondii.
Collector:C. Lockhart 386
Date:24 Nov 2008
Accession No:248038
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Family Name:Dioscoreaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Dioscorea alata L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Suwannee Co.: Around hotel and camp grounds, Advent Christian Village, Dowling Park. T3S, R11E, Sec. 5, SW¼.
Collector:B. F. Hansen 13515
  with J. Hansen
Date:19 Sep 2008
Accession No:254694
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Family Name:Dioscoreaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Dioscorea alata L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hardee Co.: Paynes Creek Historic State Park. W boundary of park. T33S, R25E, Sec. 9, NW¼ of NE¼ of SE¼.
Habitat:Mesic hammock.
Collector:E. Gandy PC0141
Date:24 Jul 2008
Accession No:260120
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Family Name:Dioscoreaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Dioscorea alata L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Orange Co.: Valencia College campus. 28º 33’ 6” N 81º 14’ 57” W
Habitat:Disturbed riverine forest.
Collector:L. Boman 23
  with S. Myers
Date:18 Nov 2013
Accession No:277295
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Family Name:Dioscoreaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Dioscorea alata L. - Determined By: M. S. Frank
Locality:USA. Florida. Bradford Co.: S side of SW 114th Street, 0.1 mi. E of SW 180th Place, near intersection of SW 114th Street and SW 180th Place.
Habitat:Undeveloped area, heavily wooded, no house within 0.5 mi.
Collector:M. J. Echols B2015-597
Date:24 Aug 2015
Accession No:282676
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Family Name:Dioscoreaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Dioscorea alata L. - Determined By: P. J. Anderson
Locality:USA. Florida. Marion Co.: 12800 block of NE 20th Terrace, Anthony.
Description:Vine. 
Habitat:Side of unpaved road, with Dioscorea bulbifera.
Collector:S. M. Wayte B2015-609
Date:26 Aug 2015
Accession No:282653
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Family Name:Dioscoreaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Dioscorea alata L. - Determined By: P. J. Anderson
Locality:USA. Florida. Duval Co.: Corner of Hammond Boulevard and McCargo Stgreet, Jacksonville. 30º 19’ 10” N 81º 46’ 53” W
Description:Vine on fence, trees, road bank, and in front of and in wooded area. 
Habitat:Roadside.
Collector:L. M. Hassell B2015-447
Date:22 Jun 2015
Accession No:282843
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Family Name:Dioscoreaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Dioscorea alata L. - Determined By: B. F. Hansen, Dec 2004
Determination History: Dioscorea cayanensis Lam.
Locality:Puerto Rico. Arecibo Municip.: Reserva Forestal Rio Abajo; along highway 621, 2.1 mi. SW of junction with highway 10; ca. 6 mi. NW of Utuado.
Habitat:Heavily disturbed forest.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:B. F. Hansen 9308
  with R. P. Sauleda, M. E. Ragan, & E. Antomarchi
Date:24 Nov 1981
Accession No:166948
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