Delta State University Herbarium
Family: Dioscoreaceae


Dioscorea batatas Decne.     Show image: small  large

Date Collected: 8/8/1993   Collector(s): Robert A. Stewart   Collector number: 5159
Where Collected: MISSISSIPPI. Copiah Co.: ca. 8 miles east of Hazlehurst on Lick Creek, T10N, R1W, Sec. 12, NE 1/4.
Habitat: Sandy roadside at bridge, twinning vine.

Dioscorea bulbifera L.     Show image: small  large

Date Collected: 7/18/1996   Collector(s): Ronald G. Wieland   Collector number: 7382
Where Collected: MISSISSIPPI. Hinds Co.: Jackson Quad, TR006N001E, along west terrace of Eubanks Creek, just northeast of hiking trail; 32.1937N, 90.0913W.
Habitat: Flat low terrace that floods most years; clayey soils.

Dioscorea villosa L.

Date Collected: 7/1/1936   Collector(s): NYA Collection   Collector number: s.n.
Where Collected: MISSISSIPPI. Lincoln Co.: Bogue.
Habitat:

Dioscorea villosa L.

Date Collected: 7/5/1946   Collector(s): Henry J. Jacob   Collector number: s.n.
Where Collected: TENNESSEE. Jackson Co.: Cummins Falls, near Cookeville
Habitat:

Dioscorea villosa L.

Date Collected: 8/17/1949   Collector(s): Delzie Demaree   Collector number: 28205
Where Collected: MISSISSIPPI. Jackson Co.: Ocean Springs.
Habitat: Sandy bottoms.

Dioscorea villosa L.

Date Collected: 7/9/1967   Collector(s): John R. Bozeman, A. E. Radford, D. Culwell   Collector number: 10687
Where Collected: NORTH CAROLINA. Watauga Co.: east seepage slope of Rich Mountain, approximately 4.0 miles north of Boone on Junalaska road.
Habitat: Mixed deciduous forest.

Dioscorea villosa L.

Date Collected: 5/9/1980   Collector(s): Robert A. Stewart II   Collector number: 933
Where Collected: MISSISSIPPI. Tallahatchie Co.: ca. 10 miles North of Charleston bordering S. side of Lake Martha, SE 1/4, Sec. 15.
Habitat: Heavily wooded loess and gravel slopes and ridges.

Dioscorea villosa L.

Date Collected: 5/22/1987   Collector(s): Charles T. Bryson, M. Wayne Morris, Robert Stewart   Collector number: 5711
Where Collected: MISSISSIPPI. Washington Co.: Ca. 3.5 miles east Helm, T19N, R6W, S 1/4, Sec. 12; south of county road 380.
Habitat: In oak-hickory-elm Delta Region hardwood forest. On alligator silty loam to silty clay loam soil.

Dioscorea villosa L.

Date Collected: 6/11/1987   Collector(s): Charles T. Bryson, M. Wayne Morris   Collector number: 5956
Where Collected: MISSISSIPPI. Sharkey Co.: ca. 9.5 mile east of Rolling Fork, T12N, R5W, Sec. 2.
Habitat: Under typical Delta Region hardwood forest.

Dioscorea villosa L.     Show image: small  large

Date Collected: 6/15/1990   Collector(s): Ronald G. Wieland   Collector number: 6282
Where Collected: MISSISSIPPI. Newton Co.: Eureka Church Prairie; 15 air miles southeast of Forest; T5N,, R10E, Sec. 27, along North side of section. 321509N, 0891543W.
Habitat: Yazoo Clay (montmorillonitic), calcareous; prairie opening on flat near small creek; old field or pasture.

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