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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Dioscorea communis?
If you know websites containing any information about Dioscorea communis please link to them.
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I didn't find in Dr. Duke's database, any information about the uses of Dioscorea communis
Here is some basic information about Dioscorea communis.

 

Dioscorea communis basic info
Scientific Name: Dioscorea communis (L.) Caddick & Wilkin.
Family: Dioscoreaceae.
Genus: Dioscorea.
Common names in English: black-bryony, lady's-seal, norça.
For common names of Dioscorea communis in different languages - See link
Description: Dioscorea communis (sometimes placed in the segregate genus Tamus) is a species of flowering plant in the yam family Dioscoreaceae and is commonly known as black bryony, lady's-seal, and black bindweed. - for more info about Dioscorea communis See link

 

 

Dioscorea communis in other websites
Dioscorea communis common names, economics importance, distributional range and more in the USDA GRIN website - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for academic researches with the search term Dioscorea communis - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Dioscorea communis - See link.

 

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