Taxon  Report   11580 
Cuscuta pacifica  Costea & M. Wright
Goldenthread,  Saltmarsh dodder
Cuscuta pacifica
© 2010 Jorg Fleige & Mimi Fleige
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Cuscuta pacifica
© 2006 Steve Matson
Cuscuta pacifica
© 2001 James Reiter
Cuscuta pacifica, a dicot, is an annual herb or vine (parasitic) that is native to California.

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Cuscuta pacifica
© 2006 Steve Matson
Genus: Cuscuta
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Accepted by TJM2
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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 24, 2016).

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