1. Family: Convolvulaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Cuscuta L.
      1. Cuscuta japonica Choisy

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Indo-China to Russian Far East and Temp. E. Asia.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Amur, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Chita, Hainan, Inner Mongolia, Japan, Khabarovsk, Korea, Laos, Manchuria, Primorye, Qinghai, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, Xinjiang

    Cuscuta japonica Choisy appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Henry, A. [s.n.], Hubei K000852588
    Wright, C. [486], Hong Kong K000852589
    Champion, J.G. [s.n.], Hong Kong K000852585
    James, H.E.M. [s.n.], Manchuria K000852587
    Maries, C. [s.n.], Hokkaido K000852591
    s.coll. [457], Hong Kong K000852586
    s.coll. [s.n.], Japan K000852590
    Maximovicz, C.J. [s.n.] K000852593

    First published in H.Zollinger, Syst. Verz. Ind. Archip. 2: 134 (1854)

    Accepted by

    • Staples, G. (2018). Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viêt-Nam 36: 1-406. Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris.
    • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST.
    • Staples, G. (with P. Traiperm) (2010). Convolvulaceae Flora of Thailand 10: 330-468. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
    • Staples, G. W. & P. Traiperm (2008). New species, new combinations and new records in Convolvulaceae for the Flora of Thailand. Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 36: 86-108.
    • Malyschev, L.I. (ed.) (2006). Flora of Siberia 11: 1-310. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.
    • Lee, Yong No in Lee, Yong No (2002). Convolvulaceae Flora of Korea 1: 652-656. Kyo-Hak Publ. Co., Ltd.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
    • Fang, R.-Z. & Staples, G. (1995). Convolvulaceae Flora of China 16: 271-325. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • Charkevicz, S.S. (ed.) (1995). Plantae Vasculares Orientalis Extremi Sovietici 7: 1-394. Nauka, Leningrad.
    • Kartesz, J.T. in Kartesz, J.T. (1994). Convolvulaceae, Cuscutaceae A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland 1: 217-221-& 227-228. Timber Press.
    • Yamazaki, T. (1993). Fl. Japan Convolvulaceae Flora of Japan IIIa: 195-205. Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo.
    • Butkov, A.Y. (1974). Cuscuta in Fl. USSR Flora of the USSR 19: 30-57. Science Publishers, Inc.
    • Yuncker, T.G. (1932). The genus Cuscuta Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club 18: 113-331. New York Botanical Garden.
    • Gagnepain & Courchet in H. Lecomte (1915). Flore Indo-Chine Convolvulaceae Flore Générale de l'indo-Chine 4: 228-313.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Staples, G. (2018). Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viêt-Nam 36: 1-406. Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris.
    • Staples, G. W. & P. Traiperm (2008). New species, new combinations and new records in Convolvulaceae for the Flora of Thailand. Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 36: 86-108.
    • Malyschev, L.I. (ed.) (2006). Flora of Siberia 11: 1-310. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.
    • Lee, Yong No in Lee, Yong No (2002). Convolvulaceae Flora of Korea 1: 652-656. Kyo-Hak Publ. Co., Ltd.
    • Fang, R.-Z. & Staples, G. (1995). Convolvulaceae Flora of China 16: 271-325. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • Yamazaki, T. (1993). Fl. Japan Convolvulaceae Flora of Japan IIIa: 195-205. Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo.
    • Butkov, A.Y. (1974). Cuscuta in Fl. USSR Flora of the USSR 19: 30-57. Science Publishers, Inc.

    Sources

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    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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