Colocasia esculenta: common name details from PIER


Common name - Language - Location
Language - Location - Common name
Location - Language - Common name
Language - Common name - Location

Common name/Language/Location

Common name Language Location PIER bibliographic reference Comments
alcocaz Spanish ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
alo Kwara‘ae Solomon Islands Hancock, I. R./Henderson, C. P. (1988) (p. 59)  
arouille carri French ? Lavergne, Christophe (2006)  
bisupsal Palauan Palau Islands (main island group) Fosberg, F. R./Otobed, D./Sachet, M.-H./Oliver, R. L./Powell, D. A./Canfield, J. E. (1980) (p. 11)  
cocoyam English ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
colocasia Spanish ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
colocasie French ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
dait Palauan Palau Islands (main island group) Fosberg, F. R./Otobed, D./Sachet, M.-H./Oliver, R. L./Powell, D. A./Canfield, J. E. (1980) (p. 11)  
dalo Fijian Fiji Islands McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
dalo ni vuci Fijian Fiji Islands World Health Organization (1998) (p. 55)  
dasheen English ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
daun keladi Malayan ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
de taro Nauruan Nauru Island Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 35)  
dry taro English ? Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
eddo English ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
elephant's-ear English ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
enisohpoadok Pohnpeian Pohnpei Island National Tropical Botanical Garden (U.S.A. Hawaii. Kalaheo.) (2006)  
eot Chuukese Etal (Ettan) Atoll Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
hui ni kerekere Kwara‘ae Solomon Islands World Health Organization (1998) (p. 55)  
ioth Ulithian Ulithi Atoll Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
jawa Mokilese Mokil (Mwokil) Atoll Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
jibabwãi Marshallese Marshall Islands Vander Velde, Nancy (2003) (p. 26) variety
kalo Hawaiian Hawaiian Islands Wagner, Warren L./Herbst, Derral R./Sohmer, S. H. (1999) (p. 1357)  
katak Marshallese Marshall Islands Fosberg, F. R. (1955) (p. 6)  
kohtahk Kosraean Kosrae Island Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 30)  
kotāk Marshallese Kili (Kõle) Atoll Vander Velde, Nancy/Vander Velde, Brian (2006) (p. 2)  
kõtak Marshallese Marshall Islands Vander Velde, Nancy (2003) (p. 26)  
kukau Palauan Palau Islands (main island group) Fosberg, F. R./Otobed, D./Sachet, M.-H./Oliver, R. L./Powell, D. A./Canfield, J. E. (1980) (p. 11)  
lak Yapese Yap (Waqab) Island Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 30)  
madumbe English ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
mal Yapese Yap (Waqab) Island Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
malanga Spanish ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
māmio Maori (Cook Islands) Mangaia Island McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
mba Fijian Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
mboka Fijian Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
mbotiki Fijian Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
mul Yapese Yap (Waqab) Island Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 30)  
ndalo Fijian Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
ndoko Fijian Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
nggau Fijian Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
oat Chuukese Namoluk (Nómwunuuk) Atoll Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
óni Chuukese Chuuk Islands Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
onni Pohnpeian Pohnpei Island Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 30)  
oot Chuukese Namonuito (Namonweito, Nómwun Wiité) Atoll Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
papa China Spanish ? Charles Darwin Foundation (2008)  
pocea Mangarevan Mangareva (Gambier) Island St. John, Harold (1988) (p. 10)  
qau Fijian Fiji Islands World Health Organization (1998) (p. 55)  
rourou Fijian Fiji Islands Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 35)  
sauk Pohnpeian Pohnpei Island Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
sawa Chuukese Chuuk Islands Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
sawa Pohnpeian Pohnpei Island Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
sawah Pohnpeian Pohnpei Island Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 30)  
sewa Pingelapan Pingelap Atoll Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
small taro English ? Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
soli Fijian Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
songe French ? Lavergne, Christophe (2006)  
songe blanc French Mauritius Island McIntyre, Guy (1991) (p. 39)  
songe sauvage French Mauritius Island McIntyre, Guy (1991) (p. 39)  
suli Fijian Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
sulo Fijian Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
suni Chamorro Guam Island Stone, Benjamin C. (1970) (p. 120)  
sweet taro English ? Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
taka Kosraean Kosrae Island Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 30)  
talo Niuean Niue Island Sykes, W. R. (1970) (p. 222)  
talo Samoan American Samoa Islands Whistler, W. A. (1983) (p. 16)  
talo Samoan Western Samoa Islands Whistler, W. A. (1984) (p. 482)  
talo Tokelauan Tokelau Islands Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 200)  
talo Tongan Tonga Islands Yuncker, T. G. (1959) (p. 76)  
talo Tongarevan (spoken) Penrhyn (Tongareva) Island McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
talo Tuvaluan Tuvalu Islands Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 200)  
talo Wallisian Futuna Island Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 200)  
talo Wallisian Wallis (‘Uvea) Island Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 200)  
talo Niue Samoan Swain's Island Whistler, W. A. (1983) (p. 16)  
taro English ? Wagner, Warren L./Herbst, Derral R./Sohmer, S. H. (1999) (p. 1357)  
taro Mangarevan Mangareva (Gambier) Island St. John, Harold (1988) (p. 10)  
taro Maori (Cook Islands) Cook Islands McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
taro Spanish Galápagos Islands Charles Darwin Foundation (2008)  
taro Tahitian Tahiti Island Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 35)  
taro Tongan Tonga Islands Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 35)  
taro Tongarevan (written) Penrhyn (Tongareva) Island McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
tayoba Spanish ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
te taororo I-Kiribati Kiribati (Republic of) Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 35)  
te taroro I-Kiribati Kiribati (Republic of) Thaman, R. R./Fosberg, F. R./Manner, H. I./Hassall, D. C. (1994) (p. 40)  
tiko Kwara‘ae Solomon Islands Hancock, I. R./Henderson, C. P. (1988) (p. 59)  
toran Korean ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
true taro English ? Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
uot Woleaian Woleai Atoll Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
uot Yapese Lamotrek Atoll Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
veo Mangarevan Mangareva (Gambier) Island St. John, Harold (1988) (p. 10)  
votuki Fijian Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
wāwā Maori (Cook Islands) Nassau Island McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
wāwā Pukapukan Pukapuka Atoll McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
wodj Chuukese Puluwat (Pwonowót) Atoll Manner, H. I./Mallon, E. (1989) (p. 38)  
woot Chuukese Chuuk Islands Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
woot Chuukese Puluwat (Pwonowót) Atoll Manner, H. I./Mallon, E. (1989) (p. 38)  
woot Woleaian Woleai Atoll Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
wot Yapese Eauripik Atoll Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
wot Yapese Ifalik (Ifaluk) Atoll Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
wot omalu Satawalese Satawal Island Fosberg, F. R. (1969) (p. 4)  
yoot Chuukese Etal (Ettan) Atoll Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
yu Chinese ? Zhengyi, Wu/Raven, Peter H./Deyuan, Hong (2013)  

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Language/Location/Common name

Language Location Common name PIER bibliographic reference Comments
Chamorro Guam Island suni Stone, Benjamin C. (1970) (p. 120)  
Chinese ? yu Zhengyi, Wu/Raven, Peter H./Deyuan, Hong (2013)  
Chuukese Chuuk Islands óni Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
Chuukese Chuuk Islands sawa Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
Chuukese Chuuk Islands woot Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
Chuukese Etal (Ettan) Atoll eot Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
Chuukese Etal (Ettan) Atoll yoot Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
Chuukese Namoluk (Nómwunuuk) Atoll oat Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
Chuukese Namonuito (Namonweito, Nómwun Wiité) Atoll oot Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
Chuukese Puluwat (Pwonowót) Atoll wodj Manner, H. I./Mallon, E. (1989) (p. 38)  
Chuukese Puluwat (Pwonowót) Atoll woot Manner, H. I./Mallon, E. (1989) (p. 38)  
English ? cocoyam U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
English ? dasheen U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
English ? dry taro Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
English ? eddo U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
English ? elephant's-ear U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
English ? madumbe U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
English ? small taro Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
English ? sweet taro Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
English ? taro Wagner, Warren L./Herbst, Derral R./Sohmer, S. H. (1999) (p. 1357)  
English ? true taro Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
Fijian Fiji Islands dalo McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Fijian Fiji Islands dalo ni vuci World Health Organization (1998) (p. 55)  
Fijian Fiji Islands mba Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fijian Fiji Islands mboka Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fijian Fiji Islands mbotiki Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fijian Fiji Islands ndalo Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fijian Fiji Islands ndoko Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fijian Fiji Islands nggau Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fijian Fiji Islands qau World Health Organization (1998) (p. 55)  
Fijian Fiji Islands rourou Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 35)  
Fijian Fiji Islands soli Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fijian Fiji Islands suli Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fijian Fiji Islands sulo Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fijian Fiji Islands votuki Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
French ? arouille carri Lavergne, Christophe (2006)  
French ? colocasie U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
French ? songe Lavergne, Christophe (2006)  
French Mauritius Island songe blanc McIntyre, Guy (1991) (p. 39)  
French Mauritius Island songe sauvage McIntyre, Guy (1991) (p. 39)  
Hawaiian Hawaiian Islands kalo Wagner, Warren L./Herbst, Derral R./Sohmer, S. H. (1999) (p. 1357)  
I-Kiribati Kiribati (Republic of) te taororo Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 35)  
I-Kiribati Kiribati (Republic of) te taroro Thaman, R. R./Fosberg, F. R./Manner, H. I./Hassall, D. C. (1994) (p. 40)  
Korean ? toran U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Kosraean Kosrae Island kohtahk Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 30)  
Kosraean Kosrae Island taka Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 30)  
Kwara‘ae Solomon Islands alo Hancock, I. R./Henderson, C. P. (1988) (p. 59)  
Kwara‘ae Solomon Islands hui ni kerekere World Health Organization (1998) (p. 55)  
Kwara‘ae Solomon Islands tiko Hancock, I. R./Henderson, C. P. (1988) (p. 59)  
Malayan ? daun keladi U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Mangarevan Mangareva (Gambier) Island pocea St. John, Harold (1988) (p. 10)  
Mangarevan Mangareva (Gambier) Island taro St. John, Harold (1988) (p. 10)  
Mangarevan Mangareva (Gambier) Island veo St. John, Harold (1988) (p. 10)  
Maori (Cook Islands) Cook Islands taro McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Maori (Cook Islands) Mangaia Island māmio McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Maori (Cook Islands) Nassau Island wāwā McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Marshallese Kili (Kõle) Atoll kotāk Vander Velde, Nancy/Vander Velde, Brian (2006) (p. 2)  
Marshallese Marshall Islands jibabwãi Vander Velde, Nancy (2003) (p. 26) variety
Marshallese Marshall Islands katak Fosberg, F. R. (1955) (p. 6)  
Marshallese Marshall Islands kõtak Vander Velde, Nancy (2003) (p. 26)  
Mokilese Mokil (Mwokil) Atoll jawa Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
Nauruan Nauru Island de taro Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 35)  
Niuean Niue Island talo Sykes, W. R. (1970) (p. 222)  
Palauan Palau Islands (main island group) bisupsal Fosberg, F. R./Otobed, D./Sachet, M.-H./Oliver, R. L./Powell, D. A./Canfield, J. E. (1980) (p. 11)  
Palauan Palau Islands (main island group) dait Fosberg, F. R./Otobed, D./Sachet, M.-H./Oliver, R. L./Powell, D. A./Canfield, J. E. (1980) (p. 11)  
Palauan Palau Islands (main island group) kukau Fosberg, F. R./Otobed, D./Sachet, M.-H./Oliver, R. L./Powell, D. A./Canfield, J. E. (1980) (p. 11)  
Pingelapan Pingelap Atoll sewa Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
Pohnpeian Pohnpei Island enisohpoadok National Tropical Botanical Garden (U.S.A. Hawaii. Kalaheo.) (2006)  
Pohnpeian Pohnpei Island onni Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 30)  
Pohnpeian Pohnpei Island sauk Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
Pohnpeian Pohnpei Island sawa Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
Pohnpeian Pohnpei Island sawah Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 30)  
Pukapukan Pukapuka Atoll wāwā McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Samoan American Samoa Islands talo Whistler, W. A. (1983) (p. 16)  
Samoan Swain's Island talo Niue Whistler, W. A. (1983) (p. 16)  
Samoan Western Samoa Islands talo Whistler, W. A. (1984) (p. 482)  
Satawalese Satawal Island wot omalu Fosberg, F. R. (1969) (p. 4)  
Spanish ? alcocaz U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Spanish ? colocasia U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Spanish ? malanga U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Spanish ? papa China Charles Darwin Foundation (2008)  
Spanish ? tayoba U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Spanish Galápagos Islands taro Charles Darwin Foundation (2008)  
Tahitian Tahiti Island taro Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 35)  
Tokelauan Tokelau Islands talo Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 200)  
Tongan Tonga Islands talo Yuncker, T. G. (1959) (p. 76)  
Tongan Tonga Islands taro Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 35)  
Tongarevan (spoken) Penrhyn (Tongareva) Island talo McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Tongarevan (written) Penrhyn (Tongareva) Island taro McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Tuvaluan Tuvalu Islands talo Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 200)  
Ulithian Ulithi Atoll ioth Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
Wallisian Futuna Island talo Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 200)  
Wallisian Wallis (‘Uvea) Island talo Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 200)  
Woleaian Woleai Atoll uot Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
Woleaian Woleai Atoll woot Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
Yapese Eauripik Atoll wot Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
Yapese Ifalik (Ifaluk) Atoll wot Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
Yapese Lamotrek Atoll uot Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
Yapese Yap (Waqab) Island lak Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 30)  
Yapese Yap (Waqab) Island mal Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
Yapese Yap (Waqab) Island mul Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 30)  

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Location/Language/Common name

Location Language Common name PIER bibliographic reference Comments
? Chinese yu Zhengyi, Wu/Raven, Peter H./Deyuan, Hong (2013)  
? English cocoyam U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? English dasheen U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? English dry taro Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
? English eddo U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? English elephant's-ear U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? English madumbe U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? English small taro Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
? English sweet taro Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
? English taro Wagner, Warren L./Herbst, Derral R./Sohmer, S. H. (1999) (p. 1357)  
? English true taro Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
? French arouille carri Lavergne, Christophe (2006)  
? French colocasie U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? French songe Lavergne, Christophe (2006)  
? Korean toran U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? Malayan daun keladi U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? Spanish alcocaz U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? Spanish colocasia U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? Spanish malanga U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? Spanish papa China Charles Darwin Foundation (2008)  
? Spanish tayoba U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
American Samoa Islands Samoan talo Whistler, W. A. (1983) (p. 16)  
Chuuk Islands Chuukese óni Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
Chuuk Islands Chuukese sawa Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
Chuuk Islands Chuukese woot Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
Cook Islands Maori (Cook Islands) taro McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Eauripik Atoll Yapese wot Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
Etal (Ettan) Atoll Chuukese eot Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
Etal (Ettan) Atoll Chuukese yoot Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
Fiji Islands Fijian dalo McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Fiji Islands Fijian dalo ni vuci World Health Organization (1998) (p. 55)  
Fiji Islands Fijian mba Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fiji Islands Fijian mboka Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fiji Islands Fijian mbotiki Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fiji Islands Fijian ndalo Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fiji Islands Fijian ndoko Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fiji Islands Fijian nggau Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fiji Islands Fijian qau World Health Organization (1998) (p. 55)  
Fiji Islands Fijian rourou Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 35)  
Fiji Islands Fijian soli Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fiji Islands Fijian suli Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fiji Islands Fijian sulo Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fiji Islands Fijian votuki Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Futuna Island Wallisian talo Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 200)  
Galápagos Islands Spanish taro Charles Darwin Foundation (2008)  
Guam Island Chamorro suni Stone, Benjamin C. (1970) (p. 120)  
Hawaiian Islands Hawaiian kalo Wagner, Warren L./Herbst, Derral R./Sohmer, S. H. (1999) (p. 1357)  
Ifalik (Ifaluk) Atoll Yapese wot Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
Kili (Kõle) Atoll Marshallese kotāk Vander Velde, Nancy/Vander Velde, Brian (2006) (p. 2)  
Kiribati (Republic of) I-Kiribati te taororo Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 35)  
Kiribati (Republic of) I-Kiribati te taroro Thaman, R. R./Fosberg, F. R./Manner, H. I./Hassall, D. C. (1994) (p. 40)  
Kosrae Island Kosraean kohtahk Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 30)  
Kosrae Island Kosraean taka Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 30)  
Lamotrek Atoll Yapese uot Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
Mangaia Island Maori (Cook Islands) māmio McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Mangareva (Gambier) Island Mangarevan pocea St. John, Harold (1988) (p. 10)  
Mangareva (Gambier) Island Mangarevan taro St. John, Harold (1988) (p. 10)  
Mangareva (Gambier) Island Mangarevan veo St. John, Harold (1988) (p. 10)  
Marshall Islands Marshallese jibabwãi Vander Velde, Nancy (2003) (p. 26) variety
Marshall Islands Marshallese katak Fosberg, F. R. (1955) (p. 6)  
Marshall Islands Marshallese kõtak Vander Velde, Nancy (2003) (p. 26)  
Mauritius Island French songe blanc McIntyre, Guy (1991) (p. 39)  
Mauritius Island French songe sauvage McIntyre, Guy (1991) (p. 39)  
Mokil (Mwokil) Atoll Mokilese jawa Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
Namoluk (Nómwunuuk) Atoll Chuukese oat Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
Namonuito (Namonweito, Nómwun Wiité) Atoll Chuukese oot Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
Nassau Island Maori (Cook Islands) wāwā McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Nauru Island Nauruan de taro Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 35)  
Niue Island Niuean talo Sykes, W. R. (1970) (p. 222)  
Palau Islands (main island group) Palauan bisupsal Fosberg, F. R./Otobed, D./Sachet, M.-H./Oliver, R. L./Powell, D. A./Canfield, J. E. (1980) (p. 11)  
Palau Islands (main island group) Palauan dait Fosberg, F. R./Otobed, D./Sachet, M.-H./Oliver, R. L./Powell, D. A./Canfield, J. E. (1980) (p. 11)  
Palau Islands (main island group) Palauan kukau Fosberg, F. R./Otobed, D./Sachet, M.-H./Oliver, R. L./Powell, D. A./Canfield, J. E. (1980) (p. 11)  
Penrhyn (Tongareva) Island Tongarevan (spoken) talo McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Penrhyn (Tongareva) Island Tongarevan (written) taro McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Pingelap Atoll Pingelapan sewa Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
Pohnpei Island Pohnpeian enisohpoadok National Tropical Botanical Garden (U.S.A. Hawaii. Kalaheo.) (2006)  
Pohnpei Island Pohnpeian onni Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 30)  
Pohnpei Island Pohnpeian sauk Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
Pohnpei Island Pohnpeian sawa Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
Pohnpei Island Pohnpeian sawah Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 30)  
Pukapuka Atoll Pukapukan wāwā McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Puluwat (Pwonowót) Atoll Chuukese wodj Manner, H. I./Mallon, E. (1989) (p. 38)  
Puluwat (Pwonowót) Atoll Chuukese woot Manner, H. I./Mallon, E. (1989) (p. 38)  
Satawal Island Satawalese wot omalu Fosberg, F. R. (1969) (p. 4)  
Solomon Islands Kwara‘ae alo Hancock, I. R./Henderson, C. P. (1988) (p. 59)  
Solomon Islands Kwara‘ae hui ni kerekere World Health Organization (1998) (p. 55)  
Solomon Islands Kwara‘ae tiko Hancock, I. R./Henderson, C. P. (1988) (p. 59)  
Swain's Island Samoan talo Niue Whistler, W. A. (1983) (p. 16)  
Tahiti Island Tahitian taro Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 35)  
Tokelau Islands Tokelauan talo Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 200)  
Tonga Islands Tongan talo Yuncker, T. G. (1959) (p. 76)  
Tonga Islands Tongan taro Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 35)  
Tuvalu Islands Tuvaluan talo Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 200)  
Ulithi Atoll Ulithian ioth Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
Wallis (‘Uvea) Island Wallisian talo Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 200)  
Western Samoa Islands Samoan talo Whistler, W. A. (1984) (p. 482)  
Woleai Atoll Woleaian uot Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
Woleai Atoll Woleaian woot Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
Yap (Waqab) Island Yapese lak Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 30)  
Yap (Waqab) Island Yapese mal Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
Yap (Waqab) Island Yapese mul Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 30)  

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Language/Common name/Location

Language Common name Location PIER bibliographic reference Comments
Chamorro suni Guam Island Stone, Benjamin C. (1970) (p. 120)  
Chinese yu ? Zhengyi, Wu/Raven, Peter H./Deyuan, Hong (2013)  
Chuukese eot Etal (Ettan) Atoll Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
Chuukese oat Namoluk (Nómwunuuk) Atoll Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
Chuukese óni Chuuk Islands Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
Chuukese oot Namonuito (Namonweito, Nómwun Wiité) Atoll Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
Chuukese sawa Chuuk Islands Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
Chuukese wodj Puluwat (Pwonowót) Atoll Manner, H. I./Mallon, E. (1989) (p. 38)  
Chuukese woot Chuuk Islands Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
Chuukese woot Puluwat (Pwonowót) Atoll Manner, H. I./Mallon, E. (1989) (p. 38)  
Chuukese yoot Etal (Ettan) Atoll Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 103)  
English cocoyam ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
English dasheen ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
English dry taro ? Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
English eddo ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
English elephant's-ear ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
English madumbe ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
English small taro ? Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
English sweet taro ? Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
English taro ? Wagner, Warren L./Herbst, Derral R./Sohmer, S. H. (1999) (p. 1357)  
English true taro ? Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
Fijian dalo Fiji Islands McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Fijian dalo ni vuci Fiji Islands World Health Organization (1998) (p. 55)  
Fijian mba Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fijian mboka Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fijian mbotiki Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fijian ndalo Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fijian ndoko Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fijian nggau Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fijian qau Fiji Islands World Health Organization (1998) (p. 55)  
Fijian rourou Fiji Islands Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 35)  
Fijian soli Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fijian suli Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fijian sulo Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
Fijian votuki Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1979) (p. 457)  
French arouille carri ? Lavergne, Christophe (2006)  
French colocasie ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
French songe ? Lavergne, Christophe (2006)  
French songe blanc Mauritius Island McIntyre, Guy (1991) (p. 39)  
French songe sauvage Mauritius Island McIntyre, Guy (1991) (p. 39)  
Hawaiian kalo Hawaiian Islands Wagner, Warren L./Herbst, Derral R./Sohmer, S. H. (1999) (p. 1357)  
I-Kiribati te taororo Kiribati (Republic of) Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 35)  
I-Kiribati te taroro Kiribati (Republic of) Thaman, R. R./Fosberg, F. R./Manner, H. I./Hassall, D. C. (1994) (p. 40)  
Korean toran ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Kosraean kohtahk Kosrae Island Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 30)  
Kosraean taka Kosrae Island Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 30)  
Kwara‘ae alo Solomon Islands Hancock, I. R./Henderson, C. P. (1988) (p. 59)  
Kwara‘ae hui ni kerekere Solomon Islands World Health Organization (1998) (p. 55)  
Kwara‘ae tiko Solomon Islands Hancock, I. R./Henderson, C. P. (1988) (p. 59)  
Malayan daun keladi ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Mangarevan pocea Mangareva (Gambier) Island St. John, Harold (1988) (p. 10)  
Mangarevan taro Mangareva (Gambier) Island St. John, Harold (1988) (p. 10)  
Mangarevan veo Mangareva (Gambier) Island St. John, Harold (1988) (p. 10)  
Maori (Cook Islands) māmio Mangaia Island McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Maori (Cook Islands) taro Cook Islands McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Maori (Cook Islands) wāwā Nassau Island McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Marshallese jibabwãi Marshall Islands Vander Velde, Nancy (2003) (p. 26) variety
Marshallese katak Marshall Islands Fosberg, F. R. (1955) (p. 6)  
Marshallese kotāk Kili (Kõle) Atoll Vander Velde, Nancy/Vander Velde, Brian (2006) (p. 2)  
Marshallese kõtak Marshall Islands Vander Velde, Nancy (2003) (p. 26)  
Mokilese jawa Mokil (Mwokil) Atoll Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
Nauruan de taro Nauru Island Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 35)  
Niuean talo Niue Island Sykes, W. R. (1970) (p. 222)  
Palauan bisupsal Palau Islands (main island group) Fosberg, F. R./Otobed, D./Sachet, M.-H./Oliver, R. L./Powell, D. A./Canfield, J. E. (1980) (p. 11)  
Palauan dait Palau Islands (main island group) Fosberg, F. R./Otobed, D./Sachet, M.-H./Oliver, R. L./Powell, D. A./Canfield, J. E. (1980) (p. 11)  
Palauan kukau Palau Islands (main island group) Fosberg, F. R./Otobed, D./Sachet, M.-H./Oliver, R. L./Powell, D. A./Canfield, J. E. (1980) (p. 11)  
Pingelapan sewa Pingelap Atoll Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
Pohnpeian enisohpoadok Pohnpei Island National Tropical Botanical Garden (U.S.A. Hawaii. Kalaheo.) (2006)  
Pohnpeian onni Pohnpei Island Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 30)  
Pohnpeian sauk Pohnpei Island Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
Pohnpeian sawa Pohnpei Island Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 34)  
Pohnpeian sawah Pohnpei Island Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 30)  
Pukapukan wāwā Pukapuka Atoll McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Samoan talo American Samoa Islands Whistler, W. A. (1983) (p. 16)  
Samoan talo Western Samoa Islands Whistler, W. A. (1984) (p. 482)  
Samoan talo Niue Swain's Island Whistler, W. A. (1983) (p. 16)  
Satawalese wot omalu Satawal Island Fosberg, F. R. (1969) (p. 4)  
Spanish alcocaz ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Spanish colocasia ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Spanish malanga ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Spanish papa China ? Charles Darwin Foundation (2008)  
Spanish taro Galápagos Islands Charles Darwin Foundation (2008)  
Spanish tayoba ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Tahitian taro Tahiti Island Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 35)  
Tokelauan talo Tokelau Islands Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 200)  
Tongan talo Tonga Islands Yuncker, T. G. (1959) (p. 76)  
Tongan taro Tonga Islands Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 35)  
Tongarevan (spoken) talo Penrhyn (Tongareva) Island McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Tongarevan (written) taro Penrhyn (Tongareva) Island McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Tuvaluan talo Tuvalu Islands Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 200)  
Ulithian ioth Ulithi Atoll Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
Wallisian talo Futuna Island Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 200)  
Wallisian talo Wallis (‘Uvea) Island Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 200)  
Woleaian uot Woleai Atoll Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
Woleaian woot Woleai Atoll Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
Yapese lak Yap (Waqab) Island Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 30)  
Yapese mal Yap (Waqab) Island Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
Yapese mul Yap (Waqab) Island Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 30)  
Yapese uot Lamotrek Atoll Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
Yapese wot Eauripik Atoll Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  
Yapese wot Ifalik (Ifaluk) Atoll Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 112)  

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