African Plant Database

Cuscuta australis R. Br.
Protologue : Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland. 491 (1810) 
Notes : [not in N. Africa]
Information on the genus : Cuscuta
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cuscuta obtusiflora var. australis (R. Br.) Engelm. (1859)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cuscuta obtusiflora var. cordofana Engelm. (1859)
=Cuscuta cordofana (Engelm.) Yunck. (1932)
=Cuscuta hygrophilae H. Pearson (1901)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Herb, Parasite- Ht 0.01 - 0.04 states: BOT, GA, LP
Biol./Eco : Herb; Subhumid, Dry; Grassland; uncertain, distribution: Africa. Australasia/Pacific,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1963). Flora of Tropical East Africa Convolvulaceae: 4-5
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. S. Africa 28[1]: 5 (2000).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • SAUVAGE, Ch. & J. VINDT (1954). Flore du Maroc analytique, descriptive et illustrée (fasc.2) 3(2): 14
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 2: 753 (1963).
  • FEINBRUN N. (1970). A Taxonomic review of European Cuscutae. Israel J. Bot. 19: 16-29
  • Fl. Eur. 3: 75 (1972).
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Record n°8671 modified 2011-11-04
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