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CCDBAngiospermsDioscoreaceaeDioscoreaDioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill

21 chromosome counts in Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill:


Name Accepted Name Gametophytic(n) Sporophytic(2n) Data Source reference
  Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill   80 IPCN online Chin, H., M. Chang, P. Ling, C. Ting & F. Dou. 1985. A cytological study on Chinese Dioscorea L. - the chromosome numbers and their relation to the origin and evolution of the genus. Acta Phytotax. Sin. 23: 11–18.
  Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill   40 IPCN online Baquar, S. R. 1980. Chromosome behaviour in Nigerian yams (Dioscorea). Genetica 54: 1–9.
!   Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill   90, 100 IPCN67-71 RAMACHANDRAN, K. 1968. Cytological studies in Dioscoreaceae. Cytologia 33: 401-410.
!   Dioscorea spinosa Roxb. ex Hook. Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill   90 IPCN67-71 RAMACHANDRAN, K. 1968. Cytological studies in Dioscoreaceae. Cytologia 33: 401-410.
!   Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill   40 Kumar, 1987 Mirge, J. 1954
!   Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill   40, 60, 90, 100 Kumar, 1987 Martin, F.W. & Ortiz, S. 1963
!   Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill   50 Kumar, 1987 Ghosh, I. & Sharma, A .K. 1969
!   Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill   90 Kumar, 1987 Ramachandran, K. 1962
!   Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill   90, c.100 Kumar, 1987 Raghavan, R.S. 195Sa, 1959a
!   Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill   90, 100 Kumar, 1987 Ramachandran, K. 1968
!   Dioscorea spinosa Roxb. ex Hook. Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill   90 Kumar, 1987 Ramachandran, K. 1962, 1968
!   Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill   40 Fedorov, 1974 Mi:ege 1954
!   Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill   40, 60, 90, 100 Fedorov, 1974 Martin F. W., Ortiz 1963
!   Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill   90 Fedorov, 1974 Ramachandran 1962
!   Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill   90, ~100 Fedorov, 1974 Raghavan R. S. 1958a, 1959a
!   Dioscorea spinosa Roxb. ex Hook. Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill   90 Fedorov, 1974 Ramachandran 1962
!   Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill   40 C-values database Obidiegwu JE, Rodriguez E, Ene-obong EE, Loureiro J, Muoneke CO, Santos C, Kolesnikova-Allen M, Asiedu R. 2009. Estimation of the nuclear DNA content in some representative of genus Dioscorea. Scientific Research and Essays 4: 448-452.
!   Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill   40 Cave1956supp Miege 1954
!   Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill   90, 100, c.100 Cave1958 Raghavan 1958a
!   Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill 45 90 Cave1962 Ramchandran 1962
!   Dioscorea spinosa Roxb. ex Hook. Dioscorea esculenta (Lour.) Burkill   90 Cave1962 Ramchandran 1962