African Plant Database


Cuscuta suaveolens Ser.
Family : CONVOLVULACEAE
Protologue : Ann. Sci. Phys. Nat. Lyon 3: 519 (1840)
Information on the genus : Cuscuta
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (weed)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cuscuta medicaginis C. H. Wright (1904)
=Cuscuta racemosa Mart. (1823)
=Cuscuta corymbosa auct. Algérie, non Ruiz & Pavon
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Herb, Parasite- Ht 0.01 - 0.1 m. Alt: ? - 1695 m. Distribution: EC, GA, MP

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1963). Flora of Tropical East Africa Convolvulaceae: 5-6

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. S. Africa 28[1]: 7 (2000).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • 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).

Bibliography other :
  • Bull. Soc. Bot. France 53, sess. extr. Oran: 43 (1906 [1907])  
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 8693
 
Record n°8693 modified 2008-08-14
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