Taxon  Report   10822 
Cuscuta brachycalyx  (Yunck.) Yunck.
San joaquin dodder
Cuscuta brachycalyx
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Cuscuta brachycalyx, a dicot, is an annual herb or vine (parasitic) that is native to California.

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Cuscuta brachycalyx
© 2008 Jorg Fleige
Genus: Cuscuta
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
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TJM2: Cuscuta brachycalyx var. apodanthera
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 26, 2016).

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