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  1. Family: Convolvulaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Cuscuta L.
      1. Cuscuta californica Hook. & Arn.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. U.S.A. to NW. Mexico.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Arizona, California, Mexico Northwest, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington

    Accepted Infraspecifics

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Cuscuta californica Hook. & Arn. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2006 Gray, A. [s.n.], California K000852563
    Jan 1, 2006 Coville, F.V. [338], California K000195751
    Jan 1, 2006 Douglas [s.n.], California K000195754
    Jan 1, 2006 Anthony, A.W. [266], Baja California K000195753
    Jan 1, 2006 Hartweg, K.T. [1863], California K000195752
    Jan 1, 1890 Douglas, D. [s.n.], California K000195749
    Nuttall, T. [s.n.], California K000195750

    Bibliography

    First published in Bot. Beechey Voy.: 364 (1839)

    Accepted by

    • Costea, M. & S. Stefanovic (2009). Molecular phylogeny of the Cuscuta californica complex (Convolvulaceae) and a new species from New Mexico and Trans-Pecos Systematic Botany 34: 570-579.
    • 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.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Costea, M. & S. Stefanovic (2009). Molecular phylogeny of the Cuscuta californica complex (Convolvulaceae) and a new species from New Mexico and Trans-Pecos Systematic Botany 34: 570-579.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0