African Plant Database


Cuscuta epithymum Murray
Family : CONVOLVULACEAE
Protologue : Systema Vegetabilium 4: 140 (1774)
Information on the genus : Cuscuta
 
 
Status
Statuts nomenclatural : invalid name
Status for SA : rejected (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cuscuta epithymum (L.) L. subsp. epithymum
=Cuscuta europaea var. epithymum L. (1753)
=Cuscuta epithymum (L.) L. (1756)
=Cuscuta trifolii Bab. (1843)
=Cuscuta epithymum subsp. trifolii (Bab.) Berher (1887)
=Cuscuta epithymum var. trifolii (Bab.) Trab. (1890)
=Cuscuta alba J. Presl & C. Presl (1822)
=Cuscuta epithymum var. alba (J. Presl & C. Presl) Engelm. (1859)
=Cuscuta epithymum var. decipiens Maire (1938)
=Cuscuta epithymum var. rubella Engelm. (1859)
=Cuscuta epithymum var. subobtusata Maire & Sauvage (1945)
=Cuscuta subulata Tineo (1844)
=*Cuscuta epithymum var. subulata (Tineo) Trab. (1907)
=Cuscuta epithymum var. withaniae Maire (1935)
=Cuscuta epithymum var. sagittanthera Engelm. (1859)
=Cuscuta stenantha Trab. (1907)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Herb, Parasite- Ht 0.01 - 0.05 m. Alt: ? - 1280 m. Distribution: EC, GA, MP
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 8679
 
Record n°8679 modified 2011-05-24
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